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Synonyms for beatnik

a member of the beat generation

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THE WORLD PREMIERE of Beatsville, a musical set in the late 1950s in the world of Greenwich Village beatniks, takes place May 6-28 at Asolo Rep.
Hide is a strong theme in the Beatnik look, and I love the plump cushions of the Caruso sofa from Barker and Stonehouse.
The Beatnik look combines distressed wood with rich leathers and unusual patterns for a perfect poetic balance
Lee, often mistaken for a beatnik himself until he's recognized as a cowboy actor, covers the Kennedy motorcade while making a film about the "real" Texas and witnesses the assassination looking through a Bolex lens on a 16 mm camera.
Nikki Beatnik is one of Europe's most sought after female DJs, said organisers.
They serve to illustrate Ginsberg as a master salesman, not quite what one would have expected of a Beatnik, at least not back then.
His family adjusts to their new locale very different, as the central character Lyana soon embraces the current trends of the 50s and 60s including the beatnik and hippie movements.
One day in the late '50s, McDarrah received a call from a New York matron, who wanted a real live beatnik (follower of the Beats) to read poetry at her fashionable soiree.
Soul Searching: The Journey of Thomas Merton is a DVD documentary about Thomas Merton, Trappist monk, "believing beatnik", and a 20th century author who devoted his life to the search for meaning.
They may be strange saints - a best friend who beat a kid to death in front of him; a gay Puerto Rican hustler; a former Clash and Sex Pistols groupie; and a beatnik author - but they are his saints and the people he remembers in his memoirs.
In West Side Story, decades before rap and hip hop, Robbins created the Jets and the Sharks, sexy dancing gangs--and what dancing!--breathtaking balletic leaps a la seconde, slow-boiling beatnik stabs and shrugs.
Newport's Beatnik and Boombox pillows are damask and chenille.
The Beatnik look from the swinging 60s is back in fashion.
Accessories must be monochrome and don't wear beatnik if you have a tan.