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The Resource The Beats : a graphic history, text by Harvey Pekar [and others] ; art by Ed Piskor [and others] ; edited by Paul Buhle

The Beats : a graphic history, text by Harvey Pekar [and others] ; art by Ed Piskor [and others] ; edited by Paul Buhle

Label
The Beats : a graphic history
Title
The Beats
Title remainder
a graphic history
Statement of responsibility
text by Harvey Pekar [and others] ; art by Ed Piskor [and others] ; edited by Paul Buhle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the history of the Beat movement, which began in the 1940s, and describes the lives of Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, and William Burroughs; along with other writers, artists, and events in a graphic novel format
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pekar, Harvey
Dewey number
810.9/0054
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Piskor, Ed
  • Buhle, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kerouac, Jack
  • Cassady, Neal
  • Cassady, Carolyn
  • Ferlinghetti, Lawrence
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • McClure, Michael
  • Di Prima, Diane
  • Burroughs, William S
  • Snyder, Gary
  • Rexroth, Kenneth
  • Beat generation
  • Beat generation
  • Beat generation
  • Authors, American
  • Poets, American
  • Poets, American
  • Beat generation
  • Beat generation
  • American literature
  • Zen Buddhism
  • Burroughs, William S
  • Cassady, Carolyn
  • Cassady, Neal
  • Di Prima, Diane
  • Ferlinghetti, Lawrence
  • Ginsberg, Allen
  • Kerouac, Jack
  • McClure, Michael
  • Rexroth, Kenneth
  • Snyder, Gary
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Beat generation
  • Poets, American
  • Zen Buddhism
  • California
  • New York (State)
Label
The Beats : a graphic history, text by Harvey Pekar [and others] ; art by Ed Piskor [and others] ; edited by Paul Buhle
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Beats: Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs. Jack Kerouac / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Allen Ginsberg / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- William S. Burroughs / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- The Beats: perspectives. The San Francisco Poetry Renaissance / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Michael McClure / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Philip Whalen / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Between Rexroth and Gary Snyder in the Bay Area / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Robert Duncan / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Lawrence Ferlinghetti / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Gregory Corso / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- LeRoi Jones / Amiri Baraka / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Charles Olson / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Robert Creeley / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- City Lights and the Beats in San Francisco / Paul Buhle and Nancy J. Peters, art by Jay Kinney -- Kenneth Patchen / Harvey Pekar and Nick Thorkelson, art by Nick Thorkelson -- Lamantia / Nancy J. Peters and Penelope Rosemont, art by Summer McClinton -- Gary Snyder / Harvey Pekar, art by Peter Kuper -- Diane di Prima / Harvey Pekar and Mary Fleener, art by Mary Fleener -- The janitor / story and art by Jerome Neukirch -- Beatnik Chicks / Joyce Brabner, art by Summer McClinton -- Jay DeFeo: the Rose / Trina Robbins, art by Anne Timmons -- Art Beats / story and art by Gary Dumm -- Jazz and poetry / Harvey Pekar, art by Lance Tooks -- The harassment of d.a. levy / Harvey Pekar and Paul Buhle, art by Gary Dumm -- Tuli Kupferberg / Jeffrey Lewis and Tuli Kupferberg, art by Jeffrey Lewis
Control code
ocn456171353
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780809016495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)456171353
Label
The Beats : a graphic history, text by Harvey Pekar [and others] ; art by Ed Piskor [and others] ; edited by Paul Buhle
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The Beats: Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs. Jack Kerouac / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Allen Ginsberg / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- William S. Burroughs / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- The Beats: perspectives. The San Francisco Poetry Renaissance / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Michael McClure / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Philip Whalen / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Between Rexroth and Gary Snyder in the Bay Area / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Robert Duncan / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Lawrence Ferlinghetti / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Gregory Corso / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- LeRoi Jones / Amiri Baraka / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Charles Olson / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- Robert Creeley / Harvey Pekar, art by Ed Piskor -- City Lights and the Beats in San Francisco / Paul Buhle and Nancy J. Peters, art by Jay Kinney -- Kenneth Patchen / Harvey Pekar and Nick Thorkelson, art by Nick Thorkelson -- Lamantia / Nancy J. Peters and Penelope Rosemont, art by Summer McClinton -- Gary Snyder / Harvey Pekar, art by Peter Kuper -- Diane di Prima / Harvey Pekar and Mary Fleener, art by Mary Fleener -- The janitor / story and art by Jerome Neukirch -- Beatnik Chicks / Joyce Brabner, art by Summer McClinton -- Jay DeFeo: the Rose / Trina Robbins, art by Anne Timmons -- Art Beats / story and art by Gary Dumm -- Jazz and poetry / Harvey Pekar, art by Lance Tooks -- The harassment of d.a. levy / Harvey Pekar and Paul Buhle, art by Gary Dumm -- Tuli Kupferberg / Jeffrey Lewis and Tuli Kupferberg, art by Jeffrey Lewis
Control code
ocn456171353
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 199 pages
Isbn
9780809016495
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)456171353

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