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Eating the Beat Menu

Words by Nick Meador Illustration by Kaliptus (from issue 10, available at Amazon) Jack Kerouac’s books contain such a variety…

9 years ago

B11 On Sale

After a few printing-related delays, Beatdom's eleventh issue - our very special 5th anniversary issue - is now on sale!…

9 years ago

Death Within a Chrysalis

At the turn of the 1960s, Jack Kerouac found himself in a profound state of limbo, the climax of an…

10 years ago

Walking With the Barefoot Beat: Alene Lee

by Christina Diamente No girl had ever moved me with a story of spiritual suffering And so beautifully her soul…

12 years ago

The Battle for Kerouac’s Estate

by David S. Wills “Money is the root of all evil” For I will Write In my will “I regret…

12 years ago

Jack Kerouac’s Visions of Gerard

By Kristin McLaughlin Without Gerard, what would have happened to Ti Jean? – Jack Kerouac[1] Visions of Gerard is Kerouac’s…

12 years ago

Kerouac and the Outsider – A Puzzle

by Dave Moore It was Horst who started it. Horst Spandler has been translating the 1971 Kerouac anthology Scattered Poems…

12 years ago

Beat Books

Wills, D., 'Beat Books' in Wills, D., (ed.) Beatdom Vol. 1 (City of Recovery Press: Dundee, 2007)   Some good…

14 years ago

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