9780670876938

Kesey's Jail Journal

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ISBN 10: 0670876933 / 0-670-87693-3
ISBN 13: 9780670876938
Publisher: Viking Pr
Publication Date: 2003
Binding: Hardcover
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Synopsis:

Follows the author's six-month incarceration in an experimental low-security "honor camp" prison in the redwood forest, during which he immersed himself in the life of his jail community, worked to clear brush in the forest, and witnessed the mental deteriorations of those around him.


Review:

"It's Kesey's art...that distinguishes this book....His original intention was to alternate the visual and textual pages, and Viking has done a commendable job of carrying out his wishes."

John Clark Pratt, Bloomsbury Review, January/February 2004

 

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Book Description: Penguin Putnam Inc, United States, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 287 x 212 mm. Brand New Book. Four years after the legendary 1964 bus trip immortalized in Tom Wolfe s Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, Ken Kesey began serving time in San Mateo County Jail for pot possession. Transferred to an experimental low-security honor camp in the redwood forest, he spent six months clearing brush and immersing himself in the life of the jail community, attempting to bring light and color to it. This is crazier here than the nuthouse ever was, Kesey noted, and proceeded to record the scene in numerous notebooks, illustrated with intense and brilliantly colored artwork.Upon returning to Oregon, Kesey turned the raw notebook material into an illustrated collage that stretched across dozens of 18 x 23 boards. Upon realizing that publication of the elaborate, handwritten book was more than his publisher was willing to attempt, he put it aside. Almost thirty years later he returned to the project and brought it to completion during the final years of his life. Fans of Ken Kesey s singular American voice will rejoice to hear it again in this unique and long-overdue volume. Those unfamiliar with Kesey s artwork are in for a revelation. Bookseller Inventory # AAS9780670876938

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