Beat Generation

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The Beat Generation wis a group o authors whase leeteratur splored an influenced American cultur in the post-Warld War II era.

The bulk o thair wirk wis published an popularised throuoot the 1950s. Central elements o Beat cultur are rejection o staundart narrative values, the spiritual quest, sploration o American an Eastren releegions, rejection o materialism, expleecit portrayals o the human condeetion, experimentation wi psychedelic drogs, an sexual liberation an sploration.[1][2]

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  1. The Beat Generation – Literature Periods & Movements.
  2. Charters, Ann (2001). Beat Down to Your Soul: What was the Beat Generation?. Penguin Books. ISBN 0141001518.