On the Road

The Book, The Movie, and What Comes Next
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Jack Kerouac’s classic book On the Road, is soon to be released as a new film. Join us when Kerouac biographer Gerald Nicosia chairs a panel discussion with Kerouac and Beat experts Peter Coyote, Dennis McNally, Joanna McClure, Rick Dale and Brad Parker.  They will examine the cultural and artistic impact of the novel over the past 55 years and how the new movie is likely to affect Beat influence in our culture as well as how the Beats themselves are viewed in the new film and as icons. 


Delicious Desserts: Alice Medrich speaks
星期二, 2015年10月13日, 3:00 pm
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
Slavery: Ancient Greece and Rome vs. the American South
星期三, 2015年10月14日, 7:00 pm
Merced 分館, Merced 公眾範圍
Between His Walking Words/Entre Sus Palabras Andantes
星期日, 2015年10月18日, 3:00 pm
Main 總圖書館, Latino/Hispanic 會議室 A 和 B