You'll Be Okay

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You'll Be Okay

My Life with Jack Kerouac

By Edie Parker Kerouac; Timothy Moran (Editor); Bill Morgan (Editor)

City Lights Books, Paperback, 9780872864641, 286pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

Description

Jack Kerouac's first wife gives an insider's view of the nascent Beat Generation.



About the Author
Edie Parker was the first wife of Jack Kerouac. A writer and painter who lived with Kerouac for four years, her role in the community was crucial to the development of the early Beat Generation. She introduced Kerouac to Lucien Carr, who was quickly followed by Allen Ginsberg and William Burroughs.

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