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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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.
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.
It's all a Kind of Magic: The Young Ken Kesey, by Rick Dodgson, Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.
by Dale Wasserman, from the novel by Ken Kesey, directed by Christine Taylor.
Written in terse, vivid prose spiked with blackouts and violent hallucinations reminiscent of a Ken Kesey classic, MacLean's story of the yearlong quest to regain his life reads like fiction, and reminds us that while memories may be painful, truth is all too often elusive.
In 1962, Ken Kesey wrote One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest and became a voice of a psychedelic generation.
With: Ken Kesey, Ken Babbs, Neal Cassady, Gretchen Fetchan, Allen Ginsberg, Stark Naked, Stanley Tucci.
Swedish company Bounce head to Warwick Arts Centre tonight and tomorrow with their acclaimed production of Insane In The Brain - based on the Ken Kesey novel and the film which starred Jack Nicholson set in a mental asylum.