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The Beat Generation

A Beginner's Guide

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The Beat Generation by Christopher Gair
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The Beat Generation were a radical group of American writers whose relaxed, gritty and candid writing inspired generations. In his chronicle of the origins, adventures, and inner workings of the Beat movement, Christopher Gair reveals how it sparked one of the most important revolutions in American literature, influencing everything from bebop to the Beastie Boys.

Author Biography

Christopher Gair is a Senior Lecturer in American Literature at the University of Glasgow. He is author of The American Counterculture (2007) and Complicity and Resistance in Jack London's Novels: From Naturalism to Nature (1997).
Release date NZ
May 2nd, 2008
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Oneworld Publications
Pages
224
Dimensions
129x198x12
ISBN-13
9781851685424
Product ID
2069843

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