Ken Kesey

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Noun1.Ken Kesey - United States writer whose best-known novel was based on his experiences as an attendant in a mental hospital (1935-2001)
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Based on the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey and made into a blockbuster film in 1975 starring Jack Nicholson, it tells the story of life in a mental asylum.
'Ratched' is based on the novel 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' by Ken Kesey. Set in 1947, the series follows Ratched's (Paulson) journey and her evolution from nurse to a full-fledged monster.
Which 1962 Ken Kesey novel was made into a film by Milos Forman?
The 1975 film One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest was adapted from Ken Kesey's 1962 novel and starred Nicholson as a patient in a mental institution.
"One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest", adapted from Ken Kesey's 1962 novel, dealt with life inside an Oregon mental institution.
I thoroughly enjoyed this book, and whilst the concept is not new (think of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey and The Adjusters by Andrew Taylor) it is nonetheless an eerie, wellwritten and exciting thriller whose short, snappy chapters fairly romp along.
Winning five Academy Awards, this critically acclaimed classic was directed by Milos Forman and adapted from the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey. Jack Nicholson stars as R.P.
Broadway-Willamette Plaza - a true milquetoast solution - should be renamed Ken Kesey Square.
Laing, Michel Foucault, Erving Goffman, Frantz Fanon, Thomas Szasz, Franco Basaglia, and David Rosenhan, as well as Sylvia Plath, Janet Frame, and Ken Kesey, with a focus on their literary representations of electroconvulsive therapy.
Keeping with this tradition, Conversations with Ken Kesey, edited by Scott F.
There's a moment in Tom Wolfe's The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test when the Merry Pranksters go to visit Timothy Leary at his Millbrook compound, but Leary won't come out to greet Ken Kesey. The former is "engaged in a very serious experiment, a three-day trip," and doesn't care to be disturbed.
It's all a Kind of Magic: The Young Ken Kesey, by Rick Dodgson, Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.