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Tytell, John

Overview
Works: 33 works in 170 publications in 6 languages and 7,515 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biographies  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Portraits  Musical films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Editor
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Most widely held works about John Tytell
 
Most widely held works by John Tytell
Ezra Pound : the solitary volcano by John Tytell( Book )

33 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the mind and vision of the controversial American poet who almost singlehandedly brought about the twentieth-century revolution in poetry known as modernism
Naked angels : the lives & literature of the Beat generation by John Tytell( Book )

18 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and Japanese and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om de 3 amerikanske forfattere William Burroughs (f. 1914), Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) og Allen Ginsberg (f. 1926)
The Living Theatre : art, exile, and outrage by John Tytell( Book )

18 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tytell has captured the mood and the artistic and political challenges of one of the most dynamic eras in American cultural history, and The Living Theatre should be read by everyone who shares a passion for the arts and knows the sacrifices that passion, at times, demands
Passionate lives : D.H. Lawrence, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Henry Miller, Dylan Thomas, Sylvia Plath--in love by John Tytell( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paradise outlaws : remembering the beats by John Tytell( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses writers and artists such as Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs, Gregory Corso, Ken Kesey, Diane di Prima, Timothy Leary, Hunter S. Thompson, Judith Malina, Larry Rivers, Patti Smith, Abbie Hoffman, and others
The American experience; a radical reader by Harold Jaffe( Book )

6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naked angels : Kerouac, Ginsberg, Burroughs by John Tytell( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Back Cover: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William S Burroughs-their emergence in the late 1950s as the leading figures of the Beat movement marked one of the most spectacular developments in post-World War II American literature. John Tytell's classic study examines their attempt to redefine a complacent society's notion of sanity and normalcy and to reinvent their own lives through jazz, drugs, and law-breaking, acts that ultimately led to new forms of expression. A fascinating blend of literary and social criticism, history, and biography, Naked Angels is an indispensable introduction to the lives and work of these seminal figures, and an unsurpassed look at the powerful influence they had on the 1960s and beyond
Jack Kerouac : king of the beats( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kerouac's writings took American literature to new levels of creativity and inspired unprecedented social change. Rare documentary footage and interviews with Allan Ginsberg and William Burroughs shed light on the life of this amazing writer
Kerouac by John Antonelli( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Kerouac's life beginning with his impoverished Catholic boyhood, through his development as one of the most important modern American authors, to his self-destructive demise at the age of 47. Includes documentary footage, including television appearances with Steve Allen and William Buckley, interviews with his contemporaries, and dramatized scenes from his life and works
Emergency messages : an autobiographical miscellany by Carl Solomon( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Affinities; a short story anthology by John Tytell( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Affinities : a short story anthology : with headnotes by John Tytell( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leben, Liebe, Leidenschaft : D.H. Lawrence, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Henry Miller, Dylan Thomas, Sylvia Plath ; fünf Porträts by John Tytell( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in German and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonard Cohen's lonesome heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although it can be difficult to detect the influences in the work of Leonard Cohen, he was informed by a far-reaching list of musicians, writers, poets and philosophies. In Leonard Cohen's Lonesome Heroes, the scope and detail of his artistic inspirations are put under the microscope. Cohen's first love was poetry and in the works of fellow Canadian Irving Layton, and the Spanish bard Federico Garcia Lorca, he found the words that moved him to create his own verse
A Burroughs compendium : calling the toads( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Propheten der Apokalypse : William Burroughs, Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg by John Tytell( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gary Snyder by John Tytell( Recording )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The living theatre : arte, exilio y escándalo by John Tytell( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Beat interviews by John Tytell( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of John Tytell's interviews with Beat Generation luminaries Herbert Huncke, John Clellon Holmes, William S. Burroughs, Carl Solomon, and Allen Ginsberg conducted in the 1970s
Memorial for Allen Ginsberg( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute by the friends of author and poet, Allen Ginsberg. Includes speeches and readings by various poets
 
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Ezra Pound : the solitary volcano
Alternative Names
John Tytell American literary critic

John Tytell Amerikaans literatuurcriticus

Tytell, John

タイテル, ジョン

Languages
English (137)

French (5)

German (4)

Japanese (3)

Spanish (3)

Czech (1)

Covers
The Living Theatre : art, exile, and outragePassionate lives : D.H. Lawrence, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Henry Miller, Dylan Thomas, Sylvia Plath--in loveParadise outlaws : remembering the beatsNaked angels : Kerouac, Ginsberg, BurroughsJack Kerouac : king of the beatsA Burroughs compendium : calling the toads