Event—Adult Education

Chicago and the Beat Generation

The writers of the Beat Generation didn’t just blow through Chicago on their way to New York or San Francisco. In fact, much of the movement’s radical, outspoken, spiritual edge was honed here in Chicago.

Cost and Registration Information

Early Registration Price (by May 19): $
Regular Price (after May 19): $

Registration will open on Tuesday, April 25 at 10 am.

Seminar Description



Materials List


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First Readings:

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This class is part of the Newberry’s Adult Education Seminars Program. Learn more about our registration procedures.