Will Janet Malcolm prove to be the most fascinating artist to have been profiled by the great Janet Malcolm? By Lauren Du Graf.
Lauren Du Graf is a writer and Ph.D. candidate in the Department of English and Comparative Literature at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She can be reached at email@example.com.
The myth is that the strangeness of On the Road comes from an off-the-cuff American style of “automatic writing.” But was it in fact written slowly and methodically? Lauren Du Graf talks to Kerouac biographer Joyce Johnson.