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The Daybreak Boys : Essays on the Literature of the Beat Generation.

Author: Stephenson, Gregory.
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press 2009.
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In these critical essays Gregory Stephenson takes the reader on a journey through the literature of the Beat Generation: a journey encompassing that common ethos of Beat literature-the passage from darkness to light, from fragmented being toward wholeness, from Beat to Beatific. He travels through Jack Kerouac's Duluoz Legend, following Kerouac's quests for identity, community, and spiritual knowledge. He examines  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephenson, Gregory.
ISBN: 1280697547 9781280697548 9780809329496 0809329492
OCLC Number: 817089169
Description: 1 online resource (232 pages)

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Takes the reader on a journey through the literature of the Beat Generation. This work travels through Jack Kerouac's ""Duluoz Legend"", following Kerouac's quests for identity, community, and  Read more...

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