Poems & Presentations - Audio Selections

"Is There a Beat Generation?," Forum sponsored by Brandeis University, Hunter College Playhouse, 11/6/1958. (12:00)

Poems (Fragments): "San Francisco," "Street Scene," "Money Honey," "Westinghouse Elevators," "Old Age," "Praised Be Man," recorded May 13, 1959 (Verve Records, 1960).   (3:17)

"The Beat Generation," recorded May 13, 1959 (Verve Records, 1960).   (3:09)

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Interviews and Appearances: Video Selections

Selected Web Resources


Beat Literature Conference - History

Beat Literature Conference, 2005

Beat Literature Conference, 2007

Kerouac on

Google Books

 Kerouac in the Internet Public Library  New York Times Featured Author: Jack Kerouac

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