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Reads tagged with “Jack Kerouac”

The Lonesome Traveler: Kerouac’s Tour of the Unseen New York
The Lonesome Traveler: Kerouac’s Tour of the Unseen New York

“Might as well enjoy it… Greatest city the world has ever seen.”

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Jack Kerouac’s List of 30 Beliefs and Techniques for Prose and Life
Jack Kerouac’s List of 30 Beliefs and Techniques for Prose and Life

“No fear or shame in the dignity of yr experience, language & knowledge.”

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Dickens, Twain, Kerouac, Warhol: 400 Years of New York Diaries
Dickens, Twain, Kerouac, Warhol: 400 Years of New York Diaries

What Jack Kerouac’s existential divide has to do with earmuffs, 9/11, and Edison’s “mechanical mind.”

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Advice on Advice from Literary Greats
Advice on Advice from Literary Greats

Cultivating the wisdom to know when to ignore wisdom.

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9 Books on Reading and Writing
9 Books on Reading and Writing

Dancing with the absurdity of life, or what symbolism has to do with the osmosis of trash and treasure.

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From Jack Kerouac to Ayn Rand: Iconic Writers on Symbolism, 1963
From Jack Kerouac to Ayn Rand: Iconic Writers on Symbolism, 1963

A Rorschach Test with a spine, or what the art of fluid writing has to do with salt.

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