on the Road and the Beat Generation

are among the best known examples of Beat literature. It involves a sort of nakedness of mind, and ultimately, of soul: a feeling of being reduced to the bedrock of consciousness. Ginsberg, Howl: Original Draft Facsimile. Conversations with Malcolm Cowley. Soon he meets Terry, the "cutest little Mexican girl on the bus to Los Angeles. Galatea Dunkel joins her husband in New Orleans while Sal, Dean, and Marylou continue their trip. It was first published.

Victory by the publishers helped to curtail literary censorship in the United States. Demystification and/or decriminalization of cannabis and other drugs. Co-founder with Allen Ginsberg of the Naropa School in Colorado, Anne has teacher qualifications been a lively presence on the American poetry scene since the 1960s. Like Proust, Kerouac makes his powerful memory the source of much of his writing and again like Proust, Kerouac envisions his life's literary output as one great book." Lawlor,. Dean wants Sal to make love to Marylou, but Sal declines.