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Title:
Paul Krassner's impolite interviews.
Author:
Krassner, Paul.
Edition:
A Seven Stories Press first edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Seven Stories Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xi, 340 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Thirteen of these interviews are presented here for the first time in book form.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9781888363920
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library E169.12 .P385 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Founder of the Yippies, along with Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin, contributor to 'Mad' magazine, torch-bearer of counter-culture, Paul Krassner has been called the father of the underground'. In this collection of interviews spanning some 35 years, he talks to some of the most interesting and important figures of the late 20th century and delivers some of the most compelling encounters you will ever witness. Includes interviews with: Lenny Bruce, Dick Gregory, Norman Mailer, Jerry Garcia, Timothy Leary, Ken Kesey, Terry Southern, plus many more.'


Author Notes

PAUL KRASSNER cut his teeth as a journalist at Mad magazine, worked with Lenny Bruce, and with Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin founded the Yippies. In 1958 he founded the satirical magazine The Realist and has published it discontinuously ever since. His autobiography, Confessions of a Raving, Unconfined Nut: Misadventures in the Counter-Culture, was published by Simon & Schuster in 1994. More recently, The Winner of the Slow Bicycle Race, a collection of his best satire, was published by Seven Stories Press in 1996. His album We Have Ways of Making You Laugh is available from Mercury Records. He lives in Venice, California with his wife Nancy.


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