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Scratching the Beat Surface: Essays on New Vision from Blake to Kerouac

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This insider's view of the Beat scene of the fifties and early sixties vividly marks the advancement of a new perception of art as "a living bio-alchemical organism" through essays by a poet and playwright who helped shape the movement.

About the Author

Michael McClure has published novels, interviews, essays, and plays. In recent years he has performed his poetry in collaboration with the Doors keyboardist, Ray Manzarek.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140232523
Author:
Mcclure, Michael
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Author:
McClure, Michael
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Beat generation
Subject:
Anthologies-Essays
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
no. 1456
Publication Date:
19941131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.73x5.08x.51 in. .38 lbs.

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