Website dedicated to the 20th century American novelist and poet Jack Kerouac.
Jack Kerouac was born on March 12, 1922 in Lowell, Massachusetts, to French Canadian parents, Léo-Alcide Kéroack and Gabrielle-Ange Lévesque, of St-Hubert-de ...
Jack Kerouac was born into a French-Canadian family and spoke French before he learned English. His father was a printer and a local businessman.
998 quotes from Jack Kerouac: 'the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same ...
Jack Kerouac was an American writer best known for the novel On the Road , a classic that pioneered the Beat Generation in the 1950s. Learn more at Biography.com.
Maybe that's what life is... a wink of the eye and winking stars. Letter to Alan Harrington (23 April 1949) published in Kerouac: Selected Letters: Volume 1 1940-1956 ...
Jack Kerouac (1922-1969), the central figure of the Beat Generation, was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, in 1922 and died in St. Petersburg, Florida, in 1969.
The Beat Museum, North Beach, San Francisco - Jack Kerouac, Neal Cassady, Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, and the Beat Generation
Jack Kerouac, the novelist who named the Beat Generation and exuberantly celebrated its rejection of middle-class American conventions, died on October 21, 1969, in a ...