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Film Finders: Exploring Special Topics: Beat Visions

Beat Visions on Film

Poster image for Beat Visions on Film display
For the Fall 2019 semester, the Film & Video Collection at Morris Library is highlighting a selection of the titles below.  Explore films and documentaries related to the Beat Generation -- poets, authors, musicians and the (counter)culture they influenced.  This display has been created in celebration of the Special Collections & Museums exhibit Beat Visions and the Counterculture, viewable at the Old College Gallery from September 3 - December 6, 2019.

Feature Films

Jack Kerouac

Lawrence Ferlenghetti

Allen Ginsberg

William S. Burroughs

Bob Kaufman

The Beats Together

Music and the Beats

Ken Kesey Collection

Exhibit Pictures

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