Masaryk university faculty of arts department of english and american studies english language and literature bc magdalena šedrlová representation of female characters in jack kerouac's on the road and its film adaptations master's diploma thesis supervisor: doc phdr tomáš pospíšil, ph d 2016. No one exemplified this movement better than jack kerouac, as in a representative essay such as the vanishing american hobo the vanishing american hobo was published in the magazine holiday in 1960 and reprinted in kerouac's book lonesome traveler, published by mcgraw-hill in 1960 reprinted in jack. Lust of the libertines: the objectification of women in jack kerouac's on the road dieleman, aam (2014) faculty of humanities theses (bachelor thesis) abstract this thesis analyses the way in which women are portrayed in jack kerouac's 1957 novel on the road it applies several important concepts in feminist. The particular segment of our nation with which this thesis is con cerned is the beat generation, which was labeled by this title as a result of a phrase coined by jack kerouac, a former columbia university student and the foremost spokesman of the group kerouac states that the beat generation has evolved out of king. Lsu doctoral dissertations by an authorized graduate school editor of lsu digital commons for more information, please contact [email protected] recommended citation trudeau, justin thomas, jack kerouac's spontaneous prose: a performance genealogy of the fiction (2006) lsu doctoral dissertations 3772. Free essay: jack kerouac's on the road works cited not included jack kerouac is the first to explore the world of the wandering hoboes in his novel, on the. The two of them socialized on occasion carr always insisted, and burroughs believed, that he never had sex with kammerer jack kerouac biographer dennis mcnally wrote that kammerer was a doppelgänger whose sexual desires lucien would not gratify their connection was an intertwined mass of frustration that. Technology in the work of jack kerouac and william s burroughs catherine mary nash, ba, ma thesis submitted to the university of nottingham for the degree of doctor of philosophy april 2008.
Jack kerouac and the beat generation print reference this disclaimer: this dissertation has been submitted by a student this is not an example of the work written by our professional dissertation writers you can view samples of our professional work here any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations. Jack kerouac's spontaneous prose method was inspired in part by his use of drugs while writing while there is abundant biographical evidence that kerouac used drugs frequently, little attention has been paid to their effects on the development of his style this thesis attempts to demonstrate that the. New life for me| samsaric existence in jack kerouac's the dharma bums and desolation angels paul dreisbach the university of montana follow this and additional works at: this thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the graduate school at scholarworks at university of. Jack kerouac visions of gerard is kerouac's prolonged meditation on his older, saintly brother gerard, who died at the age of nine (jack was four at the time) of though he did a lot of things that could be viewed as the antithesis of those influences, it's clear in his writing that those influences were always there.
This spiritual focus is what inchausti tries to emphasize for kerouac and other beat writers in hard to be a saint in the city, which is a compendium of quotes organized and edited by inchausti that also includes a very brief introductory essay by inchausti explaining the project the thing is a hard sell. On the road study guide contains a biography of jack kerouac, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. “know-nothing bohemians,” norman podhoretz scolds the beats in an essay, his scorn spearheaded at kerouac and his novel as almost thirty years have passed since the publication of on the road, the high-flying emotions of then seem inimitable and inexplicable a reconsideration of the novel reveals them as. Both jack kerouac and ernest hemingway were once regarded as spokespersons for their generations one was a member of the beat generation, while the other was associated with the “lost generation” this thesis is a comparative analysis of four texts two by kerouac and two by hemingway the primary texts are as.
Research paper about on the road by jack kerouac by ihatemla in history, kerouac, and ontheroad 62) what is interesting about on the road is that sal could have described his visit to remi without admitting to stealing, but kerouac's writing method was to write without “shame” “in an essay called 'the last word,. In the voice is all, joyce johnson, author of her classic memoir, door wide open, about her relationship with jack kerouac, brilliantly peels away layers of the kerouac legend to show how, caught between two cultures and two johnson's thesis regarding kerouac's duality and french-canadian heritage is interesting. An exploration of buddho-catholic syncretism in the works of jack kerouac a senior honors thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for graduation with research distinction in english in the undergraduate colleges of the ohio state university by kevin mccraney the ohio state university june 2011.
Because of this contribution that this thesis will focus on the work of jack kerouac the thesis will explore the conflict between social identity and religious identity in his life and work the examination of his texts will catalogue the thoughts and movements of the beat writer throughout his life, showing the reader an almost. “beat movement” and “beatnik” refer to the cultural movement “beat generation” and “beat writer” refer to the literary movement 2 although bernice lemire wrote her thesis, “jack kerouac‟s early influences,” often considered the first kerouac biography, in 1962, she never published her work ann charters‟ kerouac: a. Constructions of identity and otherness in jack kerouac's prose mikelli, e phd thesis, durham university, 2009 this thesis is inspired by the abiding academic and public interest in kerouac's work and aims to advance new readings of kerouac's prose in a contemporary literary and cultural context.
Struggling with the themes of jack kerouacâ€™s on the road weâ€™ve got the quick and easy lowdown on them here. If the analysis is the part that's tripping you up, here are a few tips on how to make your jack kerouac on the road essay awesome. Msu graduate theses spring 2016 the need for neal: the importance of neal cassady in the work of jack kerouac sydney anders ingram as with any intellectual project, the content and views expressed in this thesis may be considered objectionable by some readers however, this student-scholar's work has been.
This dissertation examines catholic devotionalism's positive impact on the novelist jack kerouac's work it examines how kerouac's engagement with devotionalism fostered his sacramentality and his sensibility of the imminent presence of the sacred, and the dissertation examines how kerouac's sacramentality/sensibility. Jack kerouac´s on the road intertextuality and allusion in the novel - ma guido maiwald - scientific essay - english language and literature studies - literature - publish your bachelor's or master's thesis, dissertation, term paper or essay. Jack kerouac and the beat sect of american zen buddhism jenkins, barry s ( 1997) jack kerouac and the beat sect of american zen buddhism masters thesis , memorial university of newfoundland. Jack kerouac in the context of american studies diploma thesis filozofski fakultet u zagrebu, department of english language and literature this paper dealt with how jack kerouac, as the leader and most famous representative of the beat generation, found his place within the american studies,.