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New York Interviews: First Thoughts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Asian philosophy
New York Interviews: First Thoughts is a wise and exciting collection of interviews from a variety of artists and writers, scholars and scientists – people such as Jane Goodall (chimp-human connection), Huston Smith (world religion), Allen Ginsberg (creativity and Buddhism), Salima Ikram (mummies), James Carse (Gnostic Gospels), E. L. Doctorow (history and fiction) and many others.
Vipassana Meditation: My Experiences at a 10-Day Retreat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Vipassana is one of the world's most ancient forms of meditation. In this detailed essay, author Robert Crayola describes all that goes on at a 10-day Vipassana course, providing a thorough accounting of the pros and cons involved. Also included is information on taking the course yourself.
The Fun of Speaking English: Selected Poems
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Before her death in May of 2012, Dorothea Grossman wrote: “I like to think my poems are honest and that they connect me with my fellow mammals in a way that is both aesthetically pleasing and comforting. If they retain an air of mystery/humor, so much the better.” The late Allen Ginsberg called her poetry, “clear, odd, personal, funny or wild-weird, curious and lucid.”
The Real On the Road: A History of Writers of the Beats Movement
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
You've read their books. Now dig deeper into beatnik culture with this history of beat generation writers. This book follows the earliest days of the movement and traces it until it's end. Along the way you'll learn tidbits about all the writers (from Ginsberg to Kerouac). The book also includes recommendations for what authors to read.
THƠ ALLEN GINSBERG
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: Vietnamese. Published: August 25, 2012 by Kệ Sách eBook. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
THƠ ALLEN GINSBERG Dịch tiếng Việt: Hoàng Hưng, Hoàng Ngọc Biên, Phạm Xuân Nguyên Chủ biên: Hoàng Hưng Copyright 2012 Hoàng Hưng Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center Smashwords Edition ISBN 978-1-4524-4119-1
The Beat Killer: A Biography of Beat Writer Lucien Carr and Riverside Park Murder
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Lucien Carr is rarely, if ever, mentioned in the same breath as the more famous poets and authors of the Beat Generation such as Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, or William Burroughs. The Beats were known for views and work that was considered very radical in the 1940s, 1950s, and into the 1960s. For some, this work was shocking, for others it was freeing and inspired a new generation of writers.
Das echte Unterwegs: Eine Geschichte der Schriftsteller der Beats Bewegung
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: German. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Sie haben ihre Bücher gelesen. Jetzt tauchen Sie tiefer ein in der Beatnik-Kultur mit dieser Geschichte der Beatgeneration-Schriftsteller. Dieses Buch folgt den früheren Tagen der Bewegung und verfolgt es bis am Ende. Entlang des Weges werden Sie Leckerbisse über alle Autoren lernen (von Ginsberg bis zu Kerouac). Das Buch enthält auch Empfehlungen für das, was Autoren lesen.
On the Road: A Reader's Guide to the Jack Kerouac Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Jack Kerouac's On the Road was a handbook for a generation and continues to inspire people today with its wild energy and unconventional ideas. This new, definitive guide to the novel includes: a biography of author Jack Kerouac, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays, all in concise and easy-to-understand language.
Light Street
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by StrawberryBooks. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Light Street (first published in 1996) is a dozen challenging poems of penetrating insight, exploring alienation and the plight of the individual pitted against an indifferent world. It is illustrated by the art of Toni Simon, which is at once whimsical and disturbing. This special e-book edition also includes, in its entirety, Piombino’s book of haikus (published in 2004), Hegelian Honeymoon.