Girls Who Wore Black

Author: Ronna Johnson
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813530659
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Studies of women Beat writers have been encouraged by the publication of two
anthologies assembling their biographies and collecting their poems, fiction, and
nonfiction writing. In Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and
Muses at the Heart of a Revolution (1996), Brenda Knight offers a three-point
theoretical construct (writer, artist, muse) to establish a canon of women Beats
and provides biographical introductions to the selected works of each writer
included in the ...

Historical Dictionary Of The Beat Movement

Author: Paul Varner
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 0810871890
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Girls Who Wore Black: Women Writing the Beat Generation. New Brunswick, NJ:
Rutgers University Press, 2002. Knight, Arthur, and Kit Knight, eds. Kerouac and
the Beats: A Primary Sourcebook. New York: Paragon House, 1988. ———, eds.
The Beat Vision: A Primary Sourcebook. New York: Paragon House, 1987. Knight
, Brenda. Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and Muses at the
Heart ofa Revolution. Berkeley, CA: Conari Press, 1996. Little, Anne Colclough,
and ...

The Transnational Beat Generation

Author: N. Grace
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137014490
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But it is hard to find the revolutionary aspects of the “salacious” passages given
that they were written as traditional wifely sexual subservience and obedience to
a domineering, coercive husband. 8. See anthologies of primary source material
and short biographies in Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists, and
Muses at the Heart of a Revolution (1996), edited by Brenda Knight, and in A
Different Beat: Writings by Women of the Beat Generation (1997), edited by
Richard ...

The Cambridge Companion To The Beats

Author: Steven Belletto
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107184452
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Such a turn characterized much Beat scholarship over these two decades.
Perhaps the most significant revision in this regard has been with respect to the
role of women writers. In the mid-1990s, two important Beat anthologies
appeared: Brenda Knight's Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists
and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution (1996)—which recognized writers not
found in Charters's The Beats, including Joan Vollmer Adams Burroughs, Elise
Cowen, Hettie Jones, ...

Modern American Counter Writing

Author: A. Robert Lee
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135161658
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The Beat Generation Writers, London and East Haven, Connecticut: Pluto Press,
1996, and the relevant essays in Jennie Skerl, ed. Reconstructing The Beats,
New York: Palgrave, 2004. 5. Brenda Knight, ed. Women ofthe Beat Generation:
the Writers, Artists, and Muses at the Heart ofa Revolution, Berkeley: Conari
Press, 1996. 6. Richard Peabody, ed. (1997), A Different Beat: Women of The
Beat Genera- tion, New York: Serpent's Tail, 1997. 7. Ronna C.Johnson and
Nancy M. Grace, ...

Beat Culture

Author: William Lawlor
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851094008
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Chronicling her encounters with lovers and describing her 1957 introduction to
Ginsberg, Orlovsky, Corso, and Ker- ouac, Memoirs of a Beatnik aptly describes
the game of “cool” Beat women were expected to play. ... “Diane di Prima: '
Nothing Is Lost; It Shines in Our Eyes,'” which discusses a range of works from di
Prima's oeuvre; Brenda Knight's Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers,
Artists, and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution, 1996, devotes a section to di
Prima and her ...

The Heart Of The Mission

Author: Cary Cordova
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812294149
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Women participated in Beat culture, but a lack of historical records contributed to
their absence. See Brenda Knight, Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers,
Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution (Berkeley, CA: Conari, 1996);
Richard Peabody, ed., A Different Beat: Writings by Women of the Beat
Generation (London: Serpent's Tail, 1997); Nancy M. Grace and Ronna C.
Johnson, eds., Breaking the Rule of Cool: Interviewing and Reading Women
Beat Writers (Jackson: ...