Subterranean Kerouac: The Hidden Life of Jack Kerouac
Drawing upon original interviews and his own relationship with Kerouac, Ellis Amburn reveals an inner man who has not appeared in any previous biography-a man torn by his conflicting desires and beliefs. Subterranean Kerouac has been singled out as one of the most significant biographies to appear in years, and it shows how Kerouac struggled throughout his life with poverty, alcoholism, and his doubts about his own lifestyle of substance abuse, indolence, and promiscuity.
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Amburn, who has written on the lives of Roy Orbison, Janis Joplin, and Buddy Holly, here turns his attention to Jack Kerouac, whose novels he once edited at Coward-McCann. Centering on Kerouac's ... Read full review
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