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Duval, Jean-Francois.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sun Dog Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 DUV

Ball, Gordon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 BAL

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: Two young men search for Truth the Zen way in California and Washington State.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin 1986

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Summary: The first film to mix horror and comedy, tells of a beatnik coffeehouse busboy who finds acceptance as a sculptor until the terrible truth behind his work is revealed.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2002

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1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR BUC

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: Features the complete recorded works, many released for the first time, of "beat generation" writer and poet Jack Kerouac.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Rhino Records] 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN KER

Summary: This incisive and entertaining portrait of American poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti explores his vital role as catalyst for numerous literary careers and for the Beat movement itself. Interviews with Ferlinghetti and others reveal a rich mélange of characters and events that unfolded in postwar America. In 1953 Ferlinghetti opened City Lights Bookstore, which quickly evolved into an iconic...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC FER

Summary: Filmmaker Chuck Workman explores the lives, works and influence of four leading lights of the "Beat Generation" of the 1950s: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs and Neal Cassady. Cutting back and forth between archival footage of his subjects and readings of selections from the authors' works, he creates a fast-paced collage of images that show how the Beats became the dominant...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Lorber Films 2000

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SOU

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: Poetry was at the center of Jack Kerouac's sense of mission as a writer. This landmark edition brings together for the first time all Kerouac's major poetic works--Mexico City Blues, The Scripture of the Golden Eternity, Book of Blues, Poems All Sizes, Old Angel Midnight, Book of Haikus--along with a rich assortment of his uncollected poems, six published here for the first time. He wrote...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 KER

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: The author reads his poetry. Includes previously unpublished "Washington D.C. Blues" and some tracks of Jack singing the swing thing.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rykodisc 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN KER

Welch, Lew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grey Fox Press 1976

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 WEL

Leland, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 LEL

Lesh, Phil

Summary: In time for the Grateful Dead's fortieth anniversary, Phil Lesh offers the first behind-the-scenes history of the Dead. Lesh chronicles how the Dead's signature sound emerged, flowed, and swelled to reach millions of devoted fans, from their first gigs at Frenchy's Bikini-A-Go-Go for an audience of three, to the legendary Acid Tests, to packed stadiums around the world.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 787.87 Lesh

Maher, Paul

Summary: A Kerouac scholar traces the true adventures behind the twentieth century classic novel and discusses the real-life inspirations for the novel's memorable characters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 KER

Cassady, Neal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 CAS

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: Part of "The Duluoz Legend, a multivolume autobiographical saga recording the major events of the author's life"--Page 761.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KER

Kerouac, Jack

Summary: Follows the counterculture escapades of members of the Beat generation as they seek pleasure and meaning while traveling coast to coast.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ker

Kerouac, Jack

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Records 1990

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN KER

Kerouac, Jack.

Summary: A young man searches for meaning, creates art, and grapples with fame as he traverses the stomping grounds of the Beat Generation-from Mexico City to Manhattan-in Jack Kerouac's semi-autobiographical novel This urgently paced yet deeply introspective novel closely tracks On the Road author Jack Kerouac's own life. Jack Duluoz journeys from the Cascade Mountains to San Francisco, Mexico City,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Open Road Media 2016

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Summary: 1957. The Latin Quarter, Paris. A cheap no-name hotel became a haven for a new breed of artists fleeing the conformity and censorship of America. The hotel soon turned into an epicenter of Beat writing that produced some of the most important works of the Beat generation. It came to be known as the Beat Hotel. Alan Govenar's feature documentary The Beat Hotel explores this amazing place and time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2012

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Contents: October in the railroad earth / Jack Kerouac and Steve Allen -- Gears / Gil Melle -- The Beat generation / Mamie Van Doren -- My baby / Ken Nordine -- Saturn / Sun ra and his Arkestra -- Jackie / Lambert Hendricks & Ross -- Atomic cocktail / Slim Gaillard -- Salt peanuts / Dizzy Gillespie -- Discovery of America / Al "Jazzbo" Collins -- Blue monk / Theonious Monk -- Dog / Lawrence Ferlinghetti...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Red Records 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COMEDY/SPOKEN BEA

Summary: Interweaves footage from Burroughs' public readings, experimental films in which he appears, his paintings, and an extensive interview with German writer Jürgen Ploog.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Edge 2003

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC WIL

Johnson, Joyce

Summary: A profile of the iconic author's early years offers insight into his efforts to bridge his dual cultural heritage while exploring how his French Canadian background enriched his prose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KEROUAC, JACK JOH

Kerouac, Jack

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 KER

Kerouac, Jack

Contents: The legend of Duluoz -- Poetry -- On spontaneous prose -- The modern spontaneous method -- On Bop and the Beat Generation -- On Buddhism -- Selected letters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 KER

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