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Is There A Beat Generation

Beat Generation Rough Master - Is There A Beat Generation? Comments from: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, Ralph Fine and Dr. Ashley Montagu

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Is There A Beat Generation
Program Description

Radio program that draws heavily from the November 1958 Brandeis University Forum at Hunter College in New York City questioning the existence of a Beat Generation. Audio excerpts from Jack Keroauc and Allen Ginsberg; interview with author/poet Ralph Fine (?); and remarks from anthropologist Ashley Montagu.



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Broadcast program

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Social Issues
Chicago: “Is There A Beat Generation,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7D2CFF8F1C6847D0933E2DB79CF770F5.
MLA: “Is There A Beat Generation.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7D2CFF8F1C6847D0933E2DB79CF770F5>.
APA: Is There A Beat Generation. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_7D2CFF8F1C6847D0933E2DB79CF770F5
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