Patti Smith: An Unauthorized Biography , by Victor Bockris and Roberta Bayley. Simon & Schuster, 336 pages, $25.
Patti Smith wallows in language. She chants. Rants. She loops incantations. The act of writing makes her kooky. “When I’m home writing on a typewriter,” she said, “I go crazy. I move like a monkey. I’ve wet Read More