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The Birth of the Beat Generation: Visionaries, Rebels, and Hipsters, 1944-1960

Steven Watson - History - 1995 - 387 pages
Profiles such writers as William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and the San Francisco Renaissance group and traces the links among these figures while noting ...
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Beat Generation Writers

A. Robert Lee - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 225 pages
This collection focuses on icons of the Beat generation as well as lesser known figures, including Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Lawrence ...
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Historical Dictionary of the Beat Movement

Paul Varner - History - 2012 - 394 pages
The Beat Movement was one of the most radical and innovative literary and arts movements of the 20th century, and the history of the Beat Movement is still being written in the ...
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Reconstructing the Beats

Jennie Skerl - History - 2004 - 288 pages
This volume is a collection of essays that collectively seek to re-vision the Beats from contemporary critical, theoretical, historical, and interdisciplinary perspectives.
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

Jay Parini - American literature - 2003 - 2272 pages
The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature gathers together 350 essays from more than 190 leading scholars on the whole of American literature, from European discovery to ...
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Beat down to your soul: what was the Beat generation?

Ann Charters - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 663 pages
An anthology of works by Beat figures, as well as essays and commentaries, explores the light side of the Beat generation, its impact on post-World War II American culture, and ...
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The Beat Generation and the Popular Novel in the United States, 1945-1970

Thomas Newhouse - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 199 pages
The "Beat Generation" that emerged after World War II and reached its zenith in the 1960s represented an era of new perspectives. The questioning, anti-establishment view of ...
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Minor Characters: A Beat Memoir

Joyce Johnson - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 304 pages
Jack Kerouac. Allen Ginsberg. William S. Burroughs. LeRoi Jones. Theirs are the names primarily associated with the Beat Generation. But what about Joyce Johnson (nee Glassman ...
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