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Letter that inspired Jack Kerouac found

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – It’s been called the letter that launched a literary genre — 16,000 amphetamine-fueled, stream-of-consciousness words written by Neal Cassady to his friend Jack Kerouac in 1950. 740 more words


Poem: Haiku: Jean-Louis Kerouac


Beat tired sea brother
Flat bed bold surfer
Mean drink type face Jack Kerouac


Book Review: On the Road by Jack Kerouac

Okay everyone, gear up, because you’re going on a road trip! I didn’t know what to expect when I read this book. The Beat Generation was an exciting and completely foreign concept to me. 216 more words


On the Road

Young writer Sal Paradise has his life shaken by the arrival of free-spirited Dean Moriarty and his girl, Marylou. As they travel across the country, they encounter a mix of people who each impact their journey indelibly. 241 more words

Salon du livre de Montréal 2014, jour 1

J’ai fait une première visite au salon du livre en déambulant lentement dans toutes les allées pour localiser mes éditeurs préférées. Comme j’arrivais du travail et que j’avais mon lourd sac à dos avec laptop, ce n’était pas vraiment confortable. 471 more words

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