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The Atlantic
How Pop Culture Tells Women to Shut Upsense of passion and purpose tends, still, to rely on a gaping double standard.
How Pop Culture Tells Women to Shut Up
The Atlantic / Posted 16 hours ago
sense of passion and purpose tends, still, to rely on a gaping double standard. David Foster Wallace, Hunter Thompson, Jack Kerouac, Jackson Pollock, Vincent Van Gogh—they all struggled with challenges that, were they embodied by women, very... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
OctobrightExhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that cele
Octobright
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
Exhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that celebrates the era of 'beatnik' literature (Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, etc.), with frequent readings, walking tours and other events in North... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Visual artist Robert Frank is subject of 'Don't Blink'Robert Frank made films with Jack Kerouac and the Beats and Mick Jagger and the
Visual artist Robert Frank is subject of 'Don't Blink'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Robert Frank made films with Jack Kerouac and the Beats and Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones, but his most lasting legacy remains “The Americans,” a series of photographs he shot during a nine-month, 10,000-mile road trip across the United States.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Book review | 'Born to Run': Bruce Springsteen's autobiography packs laughs, raunch, self-exposuresong lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American
Book review | 'Born to Run': Bruce Springsteen's autobiography packs laughs, raunch, self-exposure
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any other figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it’s one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
On E street - The Boss: Born to hitchBruce Springsteen's lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths
On E street - The Boss: Born to hitch
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Bruce Springsteen's lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the US road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying new memoir,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Storyteller Bruce Springsteen's 'Born to Run'is eminently readable and engaging. Springsteen was also born to write. He has
Storyteller Bruce Springsteen's 'Born to Run'
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
is eminently readable and engaging. Springsteen was also born to write. He has an active, energetic style that is part Jack Kerouac and part Instagram post: “I hail from the exotic land of ... THINGS THE WAY I LIKE ‘EM,” Springsteen says early... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Zellwood mansion earns spot on historic registryfederal preservation grants. Other Orange County properties on the list include
Zellwood mansion earns spot on historic registry
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
federal preservation grants. Other Orange County properties on the list include the Lake Ivanhoe Historical District, the Jack Kerouac House in College Park and the Women's Club of Winter Park. Listing on the register doesn't limit an owner's... Read more
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Boston Globe
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberationthe Carolinas, Wyoming, California, the Midwest). One of the last photographs
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberation
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
the Carolinas, Wyoming, California, the Midwest). One of the last photographs in “Sideways” is a portrait of his friend Jack Kerouac. In Kerouac’s introduction to “The Americans,” he famously wrote: ‘’Robert Frank, Swiss, unobtrusive, nice, with... Read more
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The Atlantic
'The Exorcist' and the Lost Art of Great Catholic Storytellingcomedic and grotesque fiction of Flannery O’Connor, the philosophical novels of
'The Exorcist' and the Lost Art of Great Catholic Storytelling
The Atlantic / Posted 7 days ago
comedic and grotesque fiction of Flannery O’Connor, the philosophical novels of Walker Percy, the beat-Catholic rhythms of Jack Kerouac, the flawless short fiction of Katherine Anne Porter, the terse but complex writing of the convert Ernest... Read more
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heraldscotland
Iain Macwhirter: My word, are we at the stage where merely to be offensive is a crime?Huckleberry Finn uses the n-word 200 times. I'm beginning to wonder if novels f
Iain Macwhirter: My word, are we at the stage where merely to be offensive is a crime?
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
Huckleberry Finn uses the n-word 200 times. I'm beginning to wonder if novels from misogynists such as Charles Bukowski or Jack Kerouac would be published today. What happens if someone says they feel threatened by the performance of anti-Semitic... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
ArtardisExhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that cele
Artardis
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Exhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that celebrates the era of 'beatnik' literature (Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, etc.), with frequent readings, walking tours and other events in North... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg partySpringsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths o
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg party
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Springsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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WA Today
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg partySpringsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths o
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg party
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
Springsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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The Age
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg partySpringsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths o
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg party
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Springsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg partySpringsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths o
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg party
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Springsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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Canberra Times
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg partySpringsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths o
Springsteen's new memoir is part seance and part keg party
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
Springsteen's song lyrics have injected more drama and mystery into the myths of the American road than any figure since Jack Kerouac. He knows this, of course. So it's one of the running jokes in his big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Did former North Sider win Monday's episode of 'Jeopardy?'31, won $29,800 on Monday's episode of the quiz show after correctly answering
Did former North Sider win Monday's episode of 'Jeopardy?'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
31, won $29,800 on Monday's episode of the quiz show after correctly answering the "Final Jeopardy" clue about novelist Jack Kerouac. Wilson, who briefly lived in Ravenswood while filming "Jeopardy" over the summer, topped returning champion... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Denver, Colorado: From Cowtown to Cooltown1933, starting life as a Mexican cantina before jazz took over from mariachi. F
Denver, Colorado: From Cowtown to Cooltown
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
1933, starting life as a Mexican cantina before jazz took over from mariachi. Frequented by legendary barflies such as Jack Kerouac, the club has, over the years, hosted the talents of Count Basie, Doc Severinsen, Frank Sinatra and Wynton... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
7 Surprising Facts About Creativity, According To Sciencetoying with experimental tape loops and new instruments like the sitar and the
7 Surprising Facts About Creativity, According To Science
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
toying with experimental tape loops and new instruments like the sitar and the Mellotron, for instance. Beat writers like Jack Kerouac chronicled real world adventures while playing fast and loose with literary conventions. As it turns out,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coopersburg celebrating its small-town charm Saturday with a daylong festivalValley, enough so that those riding the rails could hop aboard," Paashaus wrote
Coopersburg celebrating its small-town charm Saturday with a daylong festival
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Valley, enough so that those riding the rails could hop aboard," Paashaus wrote. This made me think of Woody Guthrie and Jack Kerouac and all the other footloose souls who have traveled this way. But Paashaus made clear that the true charm of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Coopersburg celebrating its small-town charm Saturday with a daylong festivalValley, enough so that those riding the rails could hop aboard," Paashaus wrote
Coopersburg celebrating its small-town charm Saturday with a daylong festival
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
Valley, enough so that those riding the rails could hop aboard," Paashaus wrote. This made me think of Woody Guthrie and Jack Kerouac and all the other footloose souls who have traveled this way. But Paashaus made clear that the true charm of... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 15Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was
September 15
KTXS Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was counted as an influence on writers such as Jack Kerouac, Ray Bradbury and Philip Roth. 1935: The Nazi Party passes two laws at their annual Nuremberg Rally that would... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 15Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was
September 15
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was counted as an influence on writers such as Jack Kerouac, Ray Bradbury and Philip Roth. 1935: The Nazi Party passes two laws at their annual Nuremberg Rally that would... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 15Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was
On this day: September 15
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was counted as an influence on writers such as Jack Kerouac, Ray Bradbury and Philip Roth. 1935: The Nazi Party passes two laws at their annual Nuremberg Rally that would... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 15Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was
September 15
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was counted as an influence on writers such as Jack Kerouac, Ray Bradbury and Philip Roth. 1935: The Nazi Party passes two laws at their annual Nuremberg Rally that would... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 15Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was
September 15
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 15 days ago
Homeward, Angel," "You Can't Go Home Again" and "The Party at Jack's," and was counted as an influence on writers such as Jack Kerouac, Ray Bradbury and Philip Roth. 1935: The Nazi Party passes two laws at their annual Nuremberg Rally that would... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
People powerExhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that cele
People power
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
Exhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that celebrates the era of 'beatnik' literature (Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, etc.), with frequent readings, walking tours and other events in North... Read more
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Connecticut Post
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hallthe band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s great
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hall
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
the band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s greatest hits, such as “These Are Days,” “Hey Jack Kerouac” and “More Than This.” The group was in the first wave of alternative rock bands. Along with groups such as... Read more
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Greenwich Time
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hallthe band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s great
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hall
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
the band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s greatest hits, such as “These Are Days,” “Hey Jack Kerouac” and “More Than This.” The group was in the first wave of alternative rock bands. Along with groups such as... Read more
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Darien News-Review
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hallthe band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s great
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hall
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
the band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s greatest hits, such as “These Are Days,” “Hey Jack Kerouac” and “More Than This.” The group was in the first wave of alternative rock bands. Along with groups such as... Read more
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The New Yorker
Patagonia’s Philosopher-Kingthe Patagonia catalogue, with its action shots and exotic locales, and I alread
Patagonia’s Philosopher-King
The New Yorker / Posted 16 days ago
the Patagonia catalogue, with its action shots and exotic locales, and I already had Yvon Chouinard right up there with Jack Kerouac and Jimi Hendrix on my list of great Americans. Plus, I liked the idea of getting good gear at a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hallthe band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s great
10,000 Maniacs at Hartford’s Infinity Music Hall
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
the band was founded in 1981. It features renditions of 14 of the group’s greatest hits, such as “These Are Days,” “Hey Jack Kerouac” and “More Than This.” The group was in the first wave of alternative rock bands. Along with groups such as... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Big and bountifulExhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that cele
Big and bountiful
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 22 days ago
Exhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that celebrates the era of 'beatnik' literature (Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, etc.), with frequent readings, walking tours and other events in North... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 5, 2016served six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. For
This day in history, Sept. 5, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
served six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. Ford.) In 1957, the novel "On the Road," by Jack Kerouac, was first published by Viking Press. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed legislation making aircraft... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 5boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his na
September 5
KTXS Abilene / Posted 25 days ago
boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his name to Muhammad Ali. 1957: "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac, the defining novel of the Beat Generation, is published. 1951: Actor Michael Keaton, best known for movies... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 5boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his na
September 5
KECI Missoula / Posted 25 days ago
boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his name to Muhammad Ali. 1957: "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac, the defining novel of the Beat Generation, is published. 1951: Actor Michael Keaton, best known for movies... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 5boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his na
September 5
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 25 days ago
boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his name to Muhammad Ali. 1957: "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac, the defining novel of the Beat Generation, is published. 1951: Actor Michael Keaton, best known for movies... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 5boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his na
September 5
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 25 days ago
boxing competition at the Olympic Games in Rome. Clay would later change his name to Muhammad Ali. 1957: "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac, the defining novel of the Beat Generation, is published. 1951: Actor Michael Keaton, best known for movies... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacserved six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. For
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
served six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. Ford.) In 1957, the novel "On the Road," by Jack Kerouac, was first published by Viking Press. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed legislation making aircraft... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyserved six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. For
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
served six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. Ford.) In 1957, the novel "On the Road," by Jack Kerouac, was first published by Viking Press. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed legislation making aircraft... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historyserved six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. For
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 25 days ago
served six years in prison; she was pardoned in 1977 by President Gerald R. Ford.) In 1957, the novel "On the Road," by Jack Kerouac, was first published by Viking Press. In 1961, President John F. Kennedy signed legislation making aircraft... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Beyoncé, Hillary Clinton and other notable names of Quebec’s diasporathe customs and language of their homeland. Noël’s star witnesses for this kind
Beyoncé, Hillary Clinton and other notable names of Quebec’s diaspora
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
the customs and language of their homeland. Noël’s star witnesses for this kind of diasporic experience are writers Jack Kerouac and Annie Proulx, whose parents were economic migrants. Kerouac spoke only French till the age of six, and later... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How to spend 24 hours in San FranciscoChinese Mai Tai, a drink so potent that patrons are restricted to two servings
How to spend 24 hours in San Francisco
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Chinese Mai Tai, a drink so potent that patrons are restricted to two servings before being sent packing. Legend has it, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg were once regulars at Li Po and, chances are, probably exceeded the two-drink limit. But... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Warby Parker challenge2010. They called the company Warby Parker, in which they combined the names of
The Warby Parker challenge
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
2010. They called the company Warby Parker, in which they combined the names of two characters created by the novelist Jack Kerouac. He is the one who inspired them to break free from the shackles of social pressure and embark on their... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Good For You: Poet Earl S. Braggs inducted to Writers Hall of Famein English at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is the author of n
Good For You: Poet Earl S. Braggs inducted to Writers Hall of Fame
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 28 days ago
in English at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He is the author of nine collections of poetry. He has won the Jack Kerouac International Literary Prize, the James Jones Frist Novel Contest, the Cleveland State Poetry Award and the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
AllureExhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that cele
Allure
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 29 days ago
Exhibits @ The Beat Museum Enjoy exhibits, a bookstore and gift shop that celebrates the era of 'beatnik' literature (Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, etc.), with frequent readings, walking tours and other events in North... Read more
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News Mail
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Roadany social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Road
News Mail / Posted 1 months ago
any social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the rat race, they hit the open road. They have Jack Kerouac and Highway 61 Revisited as lodestars. In Britain, or at least in David Brent's squeezed little middle England... Read more
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Daily Examiner
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Roadany social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Road
Daily Examiner / Posted 1 months ago
any social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the rat race, they hit the open road. They have Jack Kerouac and Highway 61 Revisited as lodestars. In Britain, or at least in David Brent's squeezed little middle England... Read more
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Northern Star
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Roadany social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Road
Northern Star / Posted 1 months ago
any social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the rat race, they hit the open road. They have Jack Kerouac and Highway 61 Revisited as lodestars. In Britain, or at least in David Brent's squeezed little middle England... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Roadany social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the
MOVIE REVIEW: Life on the Road
The Daily Mercury / Posted 1 months ago
any social situation. In an American movie, when characters want to escape the rat race, they hit the open road. They have Jack Kerouac and Highway 61 Revisited as lodestars. In Britain, or at least in David Brent's squeezed little middle England... Read more
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