By Hassan Melehy
Of the greater than twenty-five biographies of Kerouac, few have heavily tested his dating to the French language and the cause of his bilingualism, the Québec Diaspora. even supposing this history has lengthy been well-known in French-language remedies, it's a new size in Anglophone experiences of his writing. In a theoretically educated dialogue, Hassan Melehy explores how Kerouac's poetics of exile consists of meditations on relocating among territories and languages. faraway from being a naïve pursuit, Kerouac's writing perform not just spoke back yet contributed to a couple of the foremost aesthetic and philosophical currents of the 20 th century within which notions comparable to otherness and nomadism took form. Kerouac: Language, Poetics, and Territory deals an incredible reassessment of a author who, regardless of a readership that extends over a lot of the globe, continues to be poorly liked at home.
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