Sunday, July 27th, 2008
Photo: Danny Lyon
Download listen to Cal ( Arthur Dion ) | chooped scooter
This is an edited excerpt from the text of The Bikeriders, by Danny Lyon. Cal, whose real name was Arthur Dion, was then a member of the Chicago Outlaws Motorcycle club. He is speaking on tape to Danny Lyon, recorded in Chicago 1966. The Bikeriders, first published in 1968, is a seminal work in photo-journalism and the second book ever published using a taped recorded text. Cal is the chief narrator of the book.