Jack Kerouac
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Old Western Movies
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Sounds of the Universe Coming in My Window (with Steve Allen)
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History Of Bop
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Lucien Midnight: The Sounds Of The Universe In My Window
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Medley: San Francisco Blues (Fragments)

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Jack Kerouac was the major writer of the "Beat" movement in the '50s. His major work was On the Road (1957), an autobiographical novel describing his travels in the company of a unique character named Dean Moriarty (in real life, Neal Cassady). In later novels, Kerouac told other tales of life on the road and also wrote of his childhood and upbringing in Lowell, MA. Although he was a profound influence on the youth of the '60s (and although Cassady, in contrast, enthusiastically... Read more

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