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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2000) 46 (2): 171–192.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Oliver Harris Copyright © Hofstra University 2000 Cold War Correspondents: Ginsberg, Kerouac, Cassady, and the Political Economy of Beat Letters O liver H arris n June 23, 1953, an aspiring poet employed as a copyboy for the New York World Telegram...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 159–168.
Published: 01 March 2012
... same confidence she displays when recontextualizing the New Critics or noting a renewed interest in the literariness of the Bible in the 1970s and 1980s; she offers similarly nuanced readings of writers such as J. D. Salinger, Allen Ginsberg, Cormac McCarthy, Toni Morrison, and Marilynne...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 132–139.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Ginsberg, William Spanos, and Linda Wagner, Fredman shows how Creeley used the genre to develop his understanding of the concept of context. Following this discussion, the chapter shifts to Creeley’s collaborations, mounting the case that “col- laboration is conversation at its most responsive” (39...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 499–506.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., with the key figures—Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs—portrayed as social revolutionaries whose lessons are still relevant today. This tendency for some contributors to reinforce familiar Beat mythologies means that the book’s more questioning voices are particularly welcome. For example, Nancy M...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2010) 56 (3): 428–435.
Published: 01 September 2010
... distinctive insight that race came to inform that community formation even among European American avant-gardists. Using Allen Ginsberg and Ron Silliman as his prime ex- amples, he begins by demonstrating how these white avant-gardists self- consciously engaged with and critiqued the centrality of a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2017) 63 (1): 107–114.
Published: 01 March 2017
... reception” (70). By championing the “aesthetic worth” of poets such as Thomas McGrath and Allen Ginsberg, Zábrana exposed a hypocrisy at the heart of the American New Critical program. The poet-translator perceived that “the public insistence” on the criterion of “aesthetic value [had become] a quiet way to...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Ginsberg), Burroughs casts himself not merely as a traveler who endures insects and sickness, but as a New World explorer, 4 Eric Strand searching the South American jungle for a little-known hallucinogen. However, Burroughs did eventually find his yage, and it is worth look- ing...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2012) 58 (4): 702–708.
Published: 01 December 2012
... further discusses Allen Ginsberg, known for his subcultural presence and the controversy that surrounded the publication in 1956 of his explicitly homoerotic Howl, in the context of his radical, proto-punk, anti-striptease performance art: “Ginsberg’s incorporation of the feminine—the object of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2017) 63 (1): 94–101.
Published: 01 March 2017
... life in language: the hankering actually to name and identify the subject of all these verbal negotiations” (94). Gelpi discovers in Ashbery a submerged reflection of his own yearning for something beyond the play of language. Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, and William Everson employ varieties of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2006) 52 (2): 145–174.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Monstrosity on Trial: The Case of N ak ed Lunch roughs was simultaneously the voice of addiction and of its condemnation. And that condemnation was suspect. As his close friend Allen Ginsberg’s critical reaction to “Deposition” indicated (Burroughs, Letters 429), given the publication liabilities of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
.... See Ozieblo Gurdjieff, G. 1. See Rauve H a rris, Oliver. “Cold War Correspondents: Ginsberg, Kerouac, Cassady, and the Political Economy of Beat Letters.” 46.2 (2000): 171-192 Hall, Radclyffe. See Green Hamner, Robert D.“Creolizing Homer for the Stage:Walcott’s The Odyssey...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): 212–217.
Published: 01 June 2007
... derives as much from the incompossibilities it presents as from any unitary quality or stance. If one wants to tease a definition out of this motley gathering, then one would define postmodern as unname- able incommensurate heterogeneity, or phrased as a question: “If Allen Ginsberg’s postmodern...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 328–340.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and fold-ins, while John Ashbery and Allen Ginsberg both published long poems produced by collaging found materials, Ashbery in “The Skaters,” Ginsberg in Witchita Vortex Sutra, composed orally and recorded on a tape machine bought for him by Dylan. Truman Capote launched the hybrid fact...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2016) 62 (2): 170–196.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Beat compatriots such as Neal Cassady (Dean Moriarty), Allen Ginsberg (Carlo Marx), and William Burroughs (Old Bull Lee). The novel’s central relationship is between Sal and Dean, the older Sal serving as a mentor of sorts to Dean, who wants to be a writer and admires Sal’s knowledge and intellect. In...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2007) 53 (1): 67–73.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., with the recitation of the kaddish. Jewish American authors ranging from, most famously, Allen Ginsberg to Joanna Kaplan, Max Apple, and Tony Kushner refer to, quote, fragment, and misremember the kaddish because, W irth-Nesher argues, “it is a fixed liturgy that has not lent...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 493–529.
Published: 01 December 2010
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2005) 51 (2): 249–258.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Anglo-American values and ideology. One of the reasons that the Beat writers, such as Kerouac and Ginsberg, responded so strongly to jazz and made it a galvanizing part of their own lingo was because the music and the romanticized lifestyle of its musicians (Miles Davis...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2001) 47 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 June 2001
... deemed legally obscene. Lawrence Ferlinghetti was prosecuted in California for allegedly selling “obscene and indecent writings”—Allen Ginsberg’s controversial book Howl and Other Poems. After a trial, the court issued a decision concluding that because the book “does have some...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2002) 48 (2): 150–173.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 90–116.
Published: 01 March 2012