Ken Kesey

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Ken Kesey
Ken Kesey in Pasadena in 1974 from The Big T 1974 (page 45 crop).jpg
BornSeptember 17, 1935
La Junta, Colorado, United States
DiedNovember 10, 2001(2001-11-10) (aged 66)
Pleasant Hill, Oregon, United States
OccupationNovelist, Short story writer, Essayist
GenreBeat, Postmodernism
Literary movementMerry Pranksters
Notable worksOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Kenneth Elton Kesey (September 17, 1935 – November 10, 2001) was an American writer best known for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. He was born in La Junta, Colorado and moved to Springfield, Oregon in 1946.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Malin, C., "Experiencing Ken Kesey", The Broadside, November 29, 2014.