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Wavy Gravy

Overview
Works: 52 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 1,006 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Biography  Documentary films  Interviews  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Comedy films  History 
Roles: Author, Actor, Performer, v=v, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Wavy Gravy
Ram Dass : fierce grace( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Alpert, after being expelled from Harvard in 1963 for experimenting with LSD, morphed into Ram Dass, a serious and much loved spiritual leader, author and lecturer. This film visits Ram Dass in 2001 as he remakes his life since suffering a stroke five years ago. Balances fascinating, often hilarious footage from the hippie era with contemporary material and interviews with Ram Dass and his associates
Saint misbehavin'( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Go from the hills of California to the Himalayan Mountains to reveal the life of this one-of-a-kind servant to humanity. Wavy's own words are blended with stories from an array of fellow travelers both cultural and counter-cultural, revealing the man behind the clown's grin and the fool's clothing. Audiences will come to know the activist, optimist, and healer who reaches beyond political, economic, and cultural divisions in his commitment to social change and the alleviation of human suffering
The hog farm and friends by Wavy Gravy( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in German and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of the road : the final tour '95 : a tribute( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legions of nomadic fans made a communal way of life out of following Jerry and the Dead - the Deadheads. 'The End of the Road' began shooting just 3 months before Jerry Garcia's passing in 1995 - documenting 'life on the road.'
One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Ken Kesey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this program, Ken Kesey, Kesey scholar John Clark Pratt, psychiatrist and critic Frank Pittman, 'Rolling Stone's' Jann Wenner, 1960's icon Wavy Gravy, and others set 'One flew over the cuckoo's nest--an indictment of Eisinhower Era conformity--within the context of its times. Together they talk about the novel, the Academy Award-winning movie, and Kesey's role as leader of the Merry Pranksters and the star of the West Coast psychedelic scene. Producer Saul Zaentz, director Milos Forman, and Louise Fletcher (Nurse Ratched) describe the making of the movie. The influence of Cuckoo's Nest on mental hospital reform is also considered"--Container
Bliss : transformational festivals & the neo hippie by Steve Schapiro( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Bliss ... Steve Schapiro, famous for his photographs of the 60s--including Haight-Ashbury and the hippies of that era--documents the hippies of today and their lives in and out of transformational festivals. With a specific focus on a subculture of the current hippie counterculture known as "Bliss Ninnies," these individuals are focused on meditation and dancing as a way to reach ecstatic states of joy. The book features images from festivals across the country and provides an overview of a new contemporary hippie life within America. The 60s are still here. You just have to find where."--Publisher's website
Electric Apricot : quest for Festeroo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The jam band Electric Apricot is trying to get to the pinnacle event in music known as Festeroo
Out on the rolling sea : a tribute to the music of Joseph Spence( Recording )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About me, a musical( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An autobiographical film by filmmaker Robert Frank that poses questions concerning artistic expression and the function of memory
Dreadheads : portrait of a subculture( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Dreadheads, funky white kids knot up their hair and go in search of song, sun and transcendence, casting off the 9 to 5 for 24/7 celebration of their own American Dream: freedom, the road, the feast of friends
The Woodstock Story Book : 50th Anniversary Collectible With Hundreds of Color Photos and Active links to Celebrities - their lives, stories and music by Linanne G Sackett( )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Woodstock Story eBook brings the hard-cover version to life with the spirit of Woodstock today and with first-hand observations by Barry Z Levine, Photographer on the Academy Award Winning Documentary Film"" Woodstock"" by Warner Brothers, 1970. It includes many more pages, hundreds of color photos and hundreds of active links to the celebrities, their lives, stories and music
One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest by Miloš Forman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follow along as author and 1960's counterculture guru Ken Kesey reads dramatic sequences, bringing such inimitable characters as Randall P. McMurphy and Nurse Ratched to life. Producer Saul Zaentz, director Milos Forman, and actress Louise Fletcher describe the making of the Oscar-winning movie adaptation."--Container
Wavy Gravy [d. i. Hug Romney] präsentiert die Hog Farm Kommune die Geschichte einer der bekanntesten amerikanischen Grosskommunen des 20. Jahrhunderts by Wavy Gravy( Book )

3 editions published in 1978 in German and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song of alive, and other poems by Wavy Gravy( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebels: a journey underground( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1959 a twenty-six year old creative writing student named Ken Kesey became a guinea pig for LSD experiments conducted by the CIA and later used this experience to write "One flew over the cuckoo's nest." Timothy Leary, a Harvard research psychologist turned rebel guru, told people to "Turn on, tune in, drop out!" while an anti-war activist named Abbie Hoffman led a peace demonstration at the 1968 Chicago democratic convention. This film delves into the world of hippies and yippies; young people who put themselves at risk in pursuit of "perception" and democratic freedom
The End of the road by Babyface( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For 30 years, Jerry Garcia played guitar and sang for the Grateful Dead, and by doing so, inspired a modern cultural phenomenon -- the legions of nomadic fans that made a communal way of life out of following Jerry and the Dead -- the Deadheads. "The End of the Road" began shooting just 3 months before Garcia's Death in 1995 -- documenting "life on the road" with this family of bohemian wanderers -- on what would be the final tour with Jerry and the Dead. That summer the road came to an end back where it all began -- in San Francisco -- where thousands gathered one last time for eulogies from bandmates, friends and family at the memorial for Jerry Garcia
Kaleidoscope by Jon Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can you pass the acid test?( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One week before LSD became illegal in California, Kesey and Babbs interacted with a crowd in performance at S.F. State, with a live broadcast by the local radio station
The First perennial Poetic hoohaw( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of springtime on the University of Oregon campus and the Kesey Farm 1976-1977
Woodstock 50 - back to the garden: the anniversary experience day 3 (live at woodstock, bethel, n... by Wavy Gravy( )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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About me, a musical
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Alternative Names
Gravy, Wavy

Gravy, Wavy ca. 20.Jh.

Hugh Romney

Romney, Hugh

Romney, Hugh ca. 20.Jh.

Wavy Gravy American entertainer

Wavy Gravy Amerikaans komiek

Wavy Gravy US-amerikanischer Hippie, Aktivist, Clown und Autor

Languages
English (56)

German (5)