ISBN-10:
0252025997
ISBN-13:
9780252025990
Pub. Date:
11/28/2000
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
The Bop Apocalypse: The Religious Visions of Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs

The Bop Apocalypse: The Religious Visions of Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs

by John Lardas

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ISBN-13: 9780252025990
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 11/28/2000
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xi
Introduction: The Tradition of Subversion 1(32)
"America, When Will Your Cowboys Read Spengler?": Anxiety and Influence in Postwar America
33(46)
Sex, Drugs, and Theology: The Spenglerian Strain of Piety
79(52)
"No Time for Poetry but Exactly What Is": The Utopia of Beat Language
131(42)
"Storming the Reality Studios": Beat Remythologies
173(48)
Conclusion: The Seduction of Tradition 221(38)
Notes 259(36)
Works Cited 295(16)
Index 311

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