Sleeping by Big Sur

Big Sur (detail). Photo credit: superfamous / CC BY

I slept with a copy of Big Sur
by my pillow
a read
of a man charting
alcoholic decline

I have drunk too much
to remember my face
I have …{read more}

BIG SUR Film Preview in Selected Theatres – week of October 14, 2013!

Big Sur Movie Poster

Gathr Films has announced a series of one-day-only showings of Big Sur in indie theatres in selected cities across the USA the week of October 14, 2013. These screenings are …{read more}

Kerouac’s “Old Angel Midnight” to be released as film!

Old Angel Midnight - Kerouac

Can’t imagine what an Old Angel Midnight would be like…probably unfilmable, right?

But while you’re here, you’d probably enjoy Gregory Stephenson’s essay on Old Angel Midnight – or some of …{read more}

Jack Kerouac – “Big Sur” Movie Trailer

Big Sur film - Kerouac

The film, Big Sur, based upon Jack Kerouac’s novel of the same name, is due to be released on November 1, 2013. (There are some preview screenings in October.)

Directed …{read more}

Big Sur by Jack Kerouac

Kerouac - Big Sur

Big Sur is often ignored by critics and Kerouac fans alike. We all want the freedom of On the Road, the craziness of The Dharma Bums — the celebration …{read more}