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Mexico City blues

Jack Kerouac

Mexico City blues

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Published by Grove .
Written in English


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StatementJack Kerouac.
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Open LibraryOL20830651M


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Here, in "Mexico City Blues, " his only collection of poetry, his voice is as distinctive as in his. Kerouac's most important poem, Mexico City Blues, incorporates all the elements of his theory of spontaneous composition.

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Los poemas de Mexico City Blues, escritos entre agosto y los primeros días de septiembre defueron compuestos bajo la influencia de la marihuana y de la morfina. En ellos aparecen muchas de las ideas expresadas por Kerouac en sus novelas y, como todos los poemas de los beats, las composiciones de México City Blues se inscriben en una.

The original manuscript of this book, written between andhas been in the safekeeping of City Lights all the years since Kerouac's death in Reaching beyond the scope of his Mexico City Blues, here are pomes about Mexico and Tangier.

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Mexico City blues by Kerouac, Jack, Publication date Topics Beat generation, Mexico Publisher New York:. MEXICO CITY BLUES. New York: Grove Press, (). First edition in FIRST-ISSUE, black-and-white dust jacket (vs. color), which is slightly taller than the book as usual. In presumed VARIANT BINDING with spine lettering stamped in silver versus the normally seen gold.

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In his own words, Kerouac wanted to be known as a jazz poet and with this book he sought to write in a way consistent with how a musician would play jazz.

‎Kerouac's most important poem, Mexico City Blues, incorporates all the elements of his theory of spontaneous composition. Memories, fantasies, dreams, and surrealistic free association are all lyrically combined in the loose format of the blues to create an original and moving epic.

"I 4/5(4). Mexico City Blues is a kind of Beat generation variation on the tradition of King David's psalms, full of confidence, doubt, longing, and joy, dealing with spiritual and corporeal things, by a 20th-century romantic psalmist.

Freewheeling and spontaneous, Mexico City Blues is Jack Kerouac's most significant and emblematic poem. Consisting of loosely linked 'choruses', it takes in life, death, spirituality, jazz improvisation, memory, fantasies and dreams, all infused with the rhythm of the blues, to create a surreal and all-encompassing epic/5(3K).

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Author JACK KEROUAC. Date Binding Original card covers. In this pioneering critical study of Jack Kerouac's book-length poem, Mexico City Blues- apoetic parallel to the writer's fictional saga, the Duluoz Legend- James T.

Jones uses a rich and flexible neoformalist approach to argue his case for the importance of Kerouac's rarely studied poem. After a brief summary of Kerouac's poetic career, Jones embarks on a thorough reading of Mexico City Blues.

Considered a literary iconoclast, he was a pioneer of the Beat Generation, his works covering themes such as Buddhism, Catholic spirituality, jazz, and promiscuity. Some of his well known novels include Desolation Angels,Mexico City Blues, The Dharma Burns, and, most famously, On the Road.

"Mexico City Blues," a collection of poems published inis made up of choruses following the rhythms of jazz. In much of his poetry, to achieve a jazz-like rhythm, Kerouac made use of the long dash in place of a period. Several examples of this can be seen in "Mexico City Blues".

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