On the Road … 1951

On the road is my theme for the week for reasons which will become apparent … πŸ˜ƒπŸš™

1951 Club

On the Road is a novel by American writer Jack Kerouac. On The Road is based on the travels of Kerouac and his friends across America. It is considered a defining work of the postwar Beat Generation with its protagonists living life against a backdrop ofjazz, poetry, and drug use. The novel was published in 1957 but the first draft of what was to become the published novel was written in three weeks in April 1951.The film adaptation of On the Road was released in 2012.

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2 responses to “On the Road … 1951

  1. Oooh this sounds exciting and ominous…

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