Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: Gregory Corso x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Brand Reading

Merve Emre

in Paraliterary: The Making of Bad Readers in Postwar America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226473833
eISBN:
9780226474021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226474021.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

While speech and bodily posturing offer two distinct if interrelated approaches to communication, consumption offers a new angle on what it means to communicate as a nationalized subject. This ... More


Conclusion: ‘Know that the earth will madonna the Bomb’

Sarah Daw

in Writing Nature in Cold War American Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474430029
eISBN:
9781474453783
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474430029.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The book’s concluding chapter begins with an ecocritical reading Gregory Corso’s 1958 poem ‘Bomb’. The conclusion then reflects on the book’s contributions to the fields of Cold War literary ... More


“Time and How to Note It Down”: Pull My Daisy

George Kouvaros

in Awakening the Eye: Robert Frank's American Cinema

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780816695560
eISBN:
9781452953540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816695560.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter 1 examines the circumstances surrounding the production of Frank’s first completed film, Pull My Daisy (1959). Loosely based on the third act of Kerouac’s unproduced play Beat Generation, the ... More


View: