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Kesey

(ˈkiːsɪ)
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(Biography) Ken. 1935–2001, US novelist, best-known for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962)
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Noun1.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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The Eugene City Council made the informal formal Wednesday, changing the name of the small plaza in the heart of downtown to Kesey Square.
Keeping with this tradition, Conversations with Ken Kesey, edited by Scott F.
It's all a Kind of Magic: The Young Ken Kesey, by Rick Dodgson, Madison, University of Wisconsin Press, 2013.
Ken Kesey's acclaimed novel One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest had already assured itself the mantle of seminal literary work by the time it was adapted in to an Oscar-winning 1975 film starring Jack Nicholson.
-- When the late author Ken Kesey and his pals, the Merry Pranksters, took their psychedelic bus ride across America to visit the New York World's Fair, the nation was mourning President John F.
Director (and adapter) Alan Veste and producer Phil Bimpson are presenting not the stage version of the classic Ken Kesey novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, but their interpretation of the 1975 film.
Be it Ken Kesey's writing that touched you or Jack Nicholson's unforgettable role in the film adaption, the story of One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest is one most of us are well aware of.
Cairo's Miami theatre will see an Arabic adaptation of Ken Kesey's 1962 classic One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, with a number of special needs actors participating in the new performance.
With: Ken Kesey, Ken Babbs, Neal Cassady, Gretchen Fetchan, Allen Ginsberg, Stark Naked, Stanley Tucci.
The movie version of the book, which chronicles writer Ken Kesey's LSD-dropping band of hippies known as the Merry Pranksters, is being done by American film director Gus Van Sant, reports The New York Post.
Years after the publication of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, in an essay entitled "On Editing Kesey: Confessions of a Straight Man," John Clark Pratt recounts an incident that occurred while he visited Kesey on the novelist's Oregon farm.
Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Ccuckoo's Nest, new ed.