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Author Kesey, Ken
Title One flew over the cuckoo's nest / Ken Kesey ; text and criticism edited by John Clark Pratt
Imprint Harmondsworth, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1977
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib 2F  813.54 K48on 1977    AVAILABLE    30500100320376
Descript xviii, 567 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Viking critical library
Viking critical library
Note Reprint of the 1973 ed. published by Viking Press, New York
Includes bibliographical references (pages 559-567)
Told by a long-term inmate, a half-Indian, this novel is about events in a mental institution
Part I. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest: The Text
Part II. The Author and His Work. What Do You Think of my Buddha? / Tom Wolfe -- An Early Draft of the Opening Scene of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest / Ken Kesey-- Letters to Ken Babbs / Ken Kesey -- Letters to Ken Babbs / Ken Kesey -- Draft Page with Holograph Revisions / Ken Kesey -- From "An Impolite Interview with Ken Kesey" / Ken Kesey -- From "Ken Kesey Was a Successful Dope Fiend," from the whole earth catalogue / Ken Kesey --
Part III. Literary Criticism. The RPM / Jack F. McComb -- The Higher Sentimentality / Leslie A. Fiedler -- One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and the Comic Strip / Terry C. Sherwood -- The Humor in the Horror / James E. Miller, Jr., -- Two Novelists of the Absurd: Heller and Kesey / Joseph J. Waldmeir -- Ken Kesey: The Hero in Modern Dress / John A. Barsness -- Ken Kesey: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest / Irving Malin -- Porno-Politics / Robert Boyers -- Review of the Play / Harold Clurman -- ... And the Yung Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest / Walter Kerr -- Letter to the Editor of The New York Times / Marcia L. Falk --
Part IV. Analogies and Perspectives. From his play One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest / Dale Wasserman -- Ph. D., and Walter Freeman, M.D., Ph. D., F.A.C.P.,Glimpses of Postlobotomy Personalities -- Shock and Other Physical Therapies / Arthur P. Noyes, M.D. and Lawrence C. Kolb, M.D., -- From Invisible Man / Ralph Ellison -- From All the King's Men / Robert Penn Warren -- Neal Cassady / Ken Kesey -- From On the Road / Jack Kerouac
Subject Kesey, Ken. One flew over the cuckoo's nest
Psychiatric hospital patients -- Fiction
Psychiatric nurses -- Fiction
Mentally ill -- Fiction
Psychological fiction
Alt Author Pratt, John Clark
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