Researching, writing and teaching about the Beat Generation movement

Journal of Beat Studies Volume #5 - The Beat Studies Association

Volume 5, 2017

Ronna C. Johnson and Nancy M. Grace

Ann Charters` A. Robert Lee

Ronna C. Johnson and Nancy M. Grace

Letter from the Editors

Ann Charters: A Selected Bibliography


Jane Falk
Oliver Harris
Kurt Hemmer
Tim Hunt
A. Robert Lee
Jennie Skerl
Matt Theado
John Tytell
Regina Weinreich

The Beat Interview: Ann Charters

Melville in the Berkshires: A Construct

Correspondences: Melville, Olson, Charters

Introduction to the Reproduction of Jack Kerouac: A Bibliography

Jack Kerouac: A Bibliography by Ann Charters

Ann Charters’s Letters to Jack Kerouac and Sam Charters

Beat & Beyond: Photographs by Ann Charters


World Beats: Beat Generation Writing and the Worlding of U.S. Literature by Jimmy Fazzino; reviewed by Allen Hibbard

Beat Drama: Playwrights and Performances of the “Howl” Generation Edited by Deborah R. Geis; reviewed by John Tytell

Awakening the Eye: Robert Frank’s American Cinema by George Kouvaros; reviewed by David Sterritt

Ambiguous Borderlands: Shadow Imagery in Cold War American Culture by Erik Mortenson; reviewed by Steven Belletto

To Think of Her Writing Awash in Light: Lyrical Essays on Dorothy Wordsworth, Emily Dickinson, Hettie Jones, Joanne Kyger and Anne Waldman by Linda Russo; reviewed by Timothy Gray

The Beat Index
In Memorium: Joanne Kyger