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William Burroughs

Junkie: The Confessions of an Unredeemed Drug Addict [as William Lee] (novel) 1953; republished as Junky 1977

The Naked Lunch (novel) 1959; also published as Naked Lunch, 1962; restored text edition 2001

Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Pictures of the Gone World (poetry) 1955; enlarged edition 1995

A Coney Island of the Mind (poetry) 1958

Her (novel) 1960

Allen Ginsberg

Sunflower Sutra (poetry) 1955

Howl and Other Poems (poetry) 1956

Kaddish and Other Poems, 1958–1960 (poetry) 1961

The Fall of America (poetry) 1972

John Clellon Holmes

Go (novel) 1952

“This Is the Beat Generation” [published in New York Times Magazine] (newspaper article) 1952

The Horn (novel) 1958

Joyce Johnson

Minor Characters: A Young Woman’s Coming-of-Age in the Beat Orbit of Jack Kerouac (autobiography) 1983

Door Wide Open: A Beat Love Affair in Letters, 1957–58 (letters) 2000

Bob Kaufman

Abomunist Manifesto (poetry) 1959

Does the Secret Mind Whisper (poetry) 1959

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