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

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Publisher Comments:

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.

Synopsis:

Winner of an American Book Award, this collection is an unprecedented exploration of the lives, writings, and astonishing stories of the long-overlooked women of the Beat Generation.

About the Author

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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781573241380
Editor:
Knight, Brenda
Introduction:
Waldman, Anne
Introduction by:
Waldman, Anne
Introduction:
Waldman, Anne
Editor:
Knight, Brenda
Author:
Knight, Brenda
Afterword by:
Charters, Ann
Afterword:
Charters, Ann
Afterword:
Charters, Ann
Publisher:
Conari Press
Location:
Berkeley, Calif. :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
Beat generation
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Women authors, American
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Women artists
Subject:
Women and literature
Subject:
American literature -- 20th century.
Subject:
Authors, American -- 20th century.
Subject:
Feminist criticism
Subject:
Literary Criticism-Feminist
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 1996/101
Publication Date:
19981031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
366
Dimensions:
8.25 x 6.75 in

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