Day: August 6, 1994

The Town And The City

This was Jack Kerouac’s earliest and straightest novel, published in 1950 by Harcourt Brace. The author, known as ‘John Kerouac’ for the last time in his life, looks extremely pensive in the combed-hair-and-necktie jacket photo. Reading this book feels like snooping into somebody’s private life, because the persona Kerouac presents … Read the rest