Jack Kerouac’s Poetry—Where is the Gold, if There’s Gold?
Mar06

Jack Kerouac’s Poetry—Where is the Gold, if There’s Gold?

This paper is a short inquiry into the quality of Jack Kerouac’s poetry. Kerouac is an American writer who has maintained an enduring hold on succeeding generations of readers through his long prose works, such as On the Road and The Dharma Bums.  He wrote numerous books of poetry, approaching the art seriously and passionately. Many of his poetry manuscripts, unable to find a home while he was alive, have been published since his...

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Beatdom #13: Open for Submissions
Mar02

Beatdom #13: Open for Submissions

It’s that time again. Time to get back to work on another issue of Beatdom. As usual, we have a theme, and this time it’s DRINKING. How did it take so long to get to here, you might well ask. Well, we’ve had a lot of fun exploring other topics, like music, drugs, and religion. But now here we are, preparing for the DRINKING issue. We are therefore looking for essays, interviews, poems, short stories, and artwork that...

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