The Beat Book by Anne Waldman

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The Beat Movement that emerged in the early 1950s was not just another literary genre, but a literary and social revolution. This wide-ranging anthology of the best of Beat literature includes biographies of the writers and a literary guide to "Beat places" around the world.

About Anne Waldman

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Anne Waldman is a widely acclaimed poet, editor, performer, teacher, and activist. She is the author of more than thirty books including, most recently, "In the Room of Never Grieve: New and Selected Poems," She is the co-founder with Allen Ginsberg of the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at the Naropa Institute where she teaches.
Published March 19, 1996 by Shambhala. 376 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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