Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2019

256 Pages

5.55 x 8.5 inches

ISBN: 9781474403979

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The Beats

Authorship, Legacies

A. Robert Lee

Published by Edinburgh University Press

BAAS Paperbacks

  • Gives a detailed overview of the movement both in the US and internationally
  • Includes chapters on significant women writers such as Diane di Prima, Joanne Kyger and Anne Waldman
  • Covers readings from John Clellon Holmes, Lawrence Ferlinghetti and Gregory Corso to Herbert Huncke, Neal Cassady, Michael McClure and Gary Snyder
  • Focuses on African American writers like LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, Ted Joans and Bob Kaufman