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Jack Kerouac

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    WayneAnsellposted 6 years ago

    What is your fav Kerouac novel?

    Has anyone ever visted Big Sur?

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      cosetteposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      On The Road. i love when he meets that girl in the bus station.

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    zampanoposted 6 years ago

    On the road.
    Never visited Big Sur, but read once a
    cowboy book story that took place in Big Sur.

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      WayneAnsellposted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Never thought a western would take place in bug sur, interesting setting.

  3. Ken R. Abell profile image86
    Ken R. Abellposted 6 years ago

    On The Road

    I recently started reading "Windblown World: The Journals of Jack Kerouas 1947--1954", which is edited by Douglas Brinkley.

    BUT...at about the hundred page mark I had to put it aside because, although it provided interesting insights, it was too angst ridden for me. I have my own angst, idiosyncracies & creative drives to deal with, thank you very much.

    Never been to Big Sur.

  4. Dolores Monet profile image93
    Dolores Monetposted 6 years ago

    Never been to Big Sur, but I visited the coffee shop Lowell downstairs from where Jack Kerouac lived. The place was totally unchanged and looked pretty much as it probably did in the late 1940's. They even had those old, clunky white coffee cups.

  5. bat115 profile image77
    bat115posted 6 years ago

    Big Sur is a very nice place!

    Desolation Angels is sooo underrated in the canon of Kerouacs works.