Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution

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Conari Press, Oct 1, 1998 - Literary Criticism - 366 pages
With fascinating biographies, over 40 rare photos, and never-before-published writing, "Women of the Beat Generation" captures the life and work of 40 women who broke with tradition in the uptight '50s. 50 photos.

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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

“We throw away our last ancient forest for Happy Meal boxes...” - Anne Waldman Waldman is must one of the many women I had not heard of before I read this! I'd have to say that that may well apply to ... Read full review

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User Review  - mahallett - LibraryThing

very interesting. a little hard to listen to. a better read i think. many people i'd never heard of. a good picture of a time. will get the book from the library. hope it has photos. one really ... Read full review

About the author (1998)

Brenda Knight is the author of Women Who Love Books Too Much and Women of the Beat Generation, winner of an American Book Award. A scholar of medieval literature and modern poetry, she lives in San Francisco, California.

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