AbstractsLanguage, Literature & Linguistics

Jack Kerouac

by Kristian Nielsen

Institution: Roskilde University
Year: 2014
Keywords: Kerouac; Beat
Record ID: 1122447
Full text PDF: http://rudar.ruc.dk/handle/1800/13496


This is a SYNOPSIS of a literary study investigating the notion of “the new” in the work of Jack Kerouac, as well as a discussion of his conception of his place in literary history, especially in relation to the avantgarde and the modernist writers.