Women of the Beat Generation The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution

ISBN-10: 1573241385

ISBN-13: 9781573241380

Edition: 2nd 1998 (Reprint)

Authors: Brenda Knight

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List price: $24.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Red Wheel/Weiser
Publication date: 10/1/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.75" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

Sisters, Saints and Sibyls: Women and the Beat
The Precursors
Helen Adam: Bardic Matriarch
Jane Bowles: A Life at the End of the World
Ilse Klapper
Madeline Gleason: True Born Poet
Josephine Miles: Mentor to a Revolution
The Muses
Joan Vollmer Adams Burroughs: Calypso Stranded
Vickie Russell
Helen Hinkle
Carolyn Cassady: Karmic Grace
LuAnne Henderson
Anne Murphy
Edie Parker Kerouac: First Mate
Stella Sampas
Joan Haverty Kerouac: Nobody's Wife
Gabrielle "Memere" Kerouac
Eileen Kaufman: Keeper of the Flame
The Writers
Mary Fabilli: Farmer's Daughter
Diane di Prima: Poet Priestess
Barbara Guest
Elise Cowen: Beat Alice
Joyce Johnson: A True Good Heart
Hettie Jones: Mother Jones
Billie Holiday
Joanne Kyger: Dharma Sister
Denise Levertov: Fortune's Favorite
Joanna McClure: West Coast Villager
Janine Pommy Vega: Lyric Adventurer
Elsie John
Ruth Weiss: The Survivor
Aya Tarlow
Mary Norbert Korte: Redwood Mama Activist
Brenda Frazer: Transformed Genius
Lenore Kandel: Word Alchemist
Anne Waldman: Fast Speaking Woman
Jan Kerouac: The Next Generation
Natalie Jackson
The Artists
Jay DeFeo: The Rose
Joan Brown: Painter and Prodigy
Gui de Angulo
Worthy Beat Women: Recollection
Appendix: Lists of Collected Works
Permissions Acknowledgments
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