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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 December 2017) 63 (4): 499–506.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Thom Robinson The Cambridge Companion to the Beats , edited by Belletto Steven . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2017 . 297 pages. Kerouac: Language, Poetics, and Territory , by Melehy Hassan . London : Bloomsbury , 2016 . 255 pages. Beat Drama: Playwrights...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2016) 62 (2): 170–196.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Jason Vredenburg In both the critical literature and the popular imagination, Jack Kerouac’s seminal road narrative On the Road is often viewed as a celebration of American individualism and frontier myth. Placing the novel within the context of the changing approach to automotive infrastructure...
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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 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 December 2013) 59 (4): 681–689.
Published: 01 December 2013
... may be less polarizing than such debates” (xxi). This sounds modest enough, and inclusive. With the exception of Maxine Hong Kingston, however, the writers Arthur examines are white men, suggesting a peculiarly narrow sort of inclusiveness. Yet each of these men—James Agee, Jack Kerouac...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2011) 57 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2011
... interrelations of these elements might also be useful. Likewise, the following chapter on Jack Kerouac explores his Ca- nadian heritage as a camouflaged but important element in the genesis of the Beats’ rebellious zeitgeist. By linking the Latin American youth- oriented rebellions of La Onda to Canadian...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 March 2013
... minimized his scathing critique of a wel- fare state that placed limitations on the total freedom to buy and sell. In various letters to Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac in the late 1940s and early ‘50s, Burroughs emphasized that the United States was not merely over- restrictive and conformist, but...
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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 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 341–353.
Published: 01 December 2011
...—shared by writers as diverse as Flan- nery O’Connor, Vladimir Nabokov, and Jack Kerouac—to craft an incor- ruptibly personal style, but rather by elaborating formal concomitants of the systemic forces seen to threaten middle-class individuality. We might thus see the postmodern deemphasis of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2007) 53 (3): 233–247.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., Arthur. After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History. Princeton: Princeton UP, 1997. Douglas, Ann. ‘“Telepathic Shock and Meaning Excitement’: Kerouac’s Poetics of Intimacy.” College Literature 27.1 (Winter 2000): 8-21. Feldman, Burton. “Anatomy of Black Humor...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2016) 62 (1): 32–55.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Western discourse, but still influenced by it)” (1996, 5). 9 Suzuki was one of the major figures who reshaped this vision of Zen. Hallward cites him extensively, as did Sarduy, as did Martin Heidegger, C. G. Jung, Allen Ginsberg, Jack Kerouac, John Cage, Erich Fromm, Roland Barthes, and many others...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2003) 49 (1): 12–31.
Published: 01 March 2003
... h e twentieth century saw successive waves of American writers on France, from James and Wharton to the so-called lost generation of Stein, Hemingway, Miller, Fitzgerald, et al. in the twenties and thirties, and on to the post-WorldWar II generation of James Jones, Jack Kerouac, Irwin Shaw...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2011) 57 (2): 199–223.
Published: 01 June 2011
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 90–116.
Published: 01 March 2012
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2014) 60 (4): 455–480.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., turning him into a grotesque, middle-class version of a lower-class woman. Oscar’s solution in Autobiography is to take off on the road in imitation of hyper-masculine white countercultural writers like Jack Kerouac and Hunter S. Thompson. However, when Oscar reinvents himself as Buffalo Zeta...