Desolation Angles by Jack Kerouac

Even though most of Jack Kerouac’s long form novels chart, in semi-fictionalised fashion, his own life and exploits, they come in a range of tones and, as we pick up the story of Kerouac’s fictionalised self Jack Duluoz in Desolation Angels, we find him at a truly pivotal point in his life. Originally published in... Continue Reading →

On The Road by Jack Kerouac

It’s been more than 70 years since Jack Kerouac, Neal Cassady and a cast of ‘beat’ misfits first set out on their first great adventures across the USA as chronicled, in a fashion, in On The Road. In that time I’m sure countless words have been written about their curiously modern yet ancient and spiritual... Continue Reading →

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