Illustrations Author's Note Acknowledgements I. No Story, Ma II. Lord, I ain't No Stranger Now III. A Severe Cross IV. Tear This Building Down V. The Price of the Beat Afterward to the 2002 Edition Abbreviations Used in Notes Notes Bibliography Index
James Campbell is the author of This Is the Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris (California, 2001), Exiled in Paris: Richard Wright, James Baldwin, Samuel Beckett and Others on the Left Bank (1995), and Invisible Country: A Journey through Scotland (1990). He works for the Times Literary Supplement.
"Frank and affectionate."--"Times Literary Supplement, 3/22