Women of the Beat Generation

Women of the Beat Generation : The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution

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With fascinating biographies, over 40 rare photos, and never-before-published writing, "Women of the Beat Generation" captures the life and work of 40 women who broke with tradition during the uptight 50s.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 178 x 203 x 28.19mm | 567g
  • Berkeley, CA, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 37 b&w photographs
  • 1573241385
  • 9781573241380
  • 301,143

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Winner of an American Book Award, this collection is an unprecedented exploration of the lives,...
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About Brenda Knight

Brenda Knight is the author of Women Who Love Books Too Much and Women of the Beat Generation, winner of an American Book Award. A scholar of medieval literature and modern poetry, she lives in San Francisco, California.
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