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Different Beats (OLLI_Online)

Course number : LI120   
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A survey of Beat Era writers, what they shared, and how they differed will be the focus of this course. We will read Jack Kerouac's On the Road, Allen Ginsberg's Howl, and selected poems from Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Gary Snyder, Diane DiPrima, Robert Duncan, and Robert Creeley. We will discuss the times that produced these writers and their legacies from the 1960s to now.
Students will need to have the following in order to participate in this class:
  • Laptop or Desktop Computer with both audio and video capabilities or external webcam and speaker
  • Access to Zoom Video platform

Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

Off Campus - Online

Kurt Landefeld 



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Registration Closes On
Monday, September 28, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/30/2020 - 11/18/2020 Weekly - Wed 11:00 AM - 12:20 PM Off Campus, Off Campus - Online  Map Kurt Landefeld