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what’s the cruelest thing you can do to jack kerouac?

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“The cruellest thing you can do to Kerouac is reread him at thirty-eight.”
― Hanif Kureishi, The Buddha of Suburbia

Having never thought much of Kerouac, I don’t know what good rereading him would do. I wonder if it works for Burroughs. William Deresiewicz tries it out on Vonnegut.

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Written by geek

26/05/2012 at 8:31 pm

Posted in art

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