Big Sur, Spontaneous Prose and The American Colloquial Style

I read Big Sur because I’m going to Big Sur in a few weeks, during my survey of the American South and West. Kerouac is great: On the Road is one of the twentieth century’s most important novels. In Big Sur, it’s clear Kerouac is older and less sporadic, but his spontaneous prose style is… Continue reading Big Sur, Spontaneous Prose and The American Colloquial Style