Beat Prose and the Journey Home: Jack Kerouac’s Struggle with the Road

Who would have thought that Jack Kerouac attending Horace Mann?

Lecture Description

Although Jack Kerouac’s most famous work is called On The Road, the author was constantly searching for a way home. This lecture chronicles the creation of On the Road and also discusses Kerouac’s earlier writings, including some high school journalistic efforts from his time at New York’s Horace Mann School.


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