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Who wrote 'On the Road'
What is Jack Kerouac

100

What type of music was influenced during the Beat movement
What is rock and roll music

100

Were beats anti-conformists or conformists?
What is conformists

100

Two people who inspired the beat movement are
What is Walt Whitman and Henry David Thoreau

100

What does Dharma represent
What is the teachings

200

What is one of the two cities did authors meet in to drink coffee and read poetry
What is Manhattan or San Francisco

200

True or False: The Beatles used an "a" in their name partly after the Beat generation
What is True

200

What were beats in protest of?
What is the white middle-class world

200

True or False: A majority of the writers were women
What is False.

200

What was the main religion of the Beat Generation
What is Buddhism

300

What time period did the others write in.
What is the 1950's

300

Name 2 popular music artists of the 1950's
What is Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Jim Morrison.

300

What did people of the beats believe was an important role in their creativity.
What is drugs

300

True or False: Many beat generation figures were sexually straight...
What is False

300

Who introduced Buddhism to America in a refreshing way?
What is the Beatniks

400

Who is another famous writer and author of the Beat Movement other than Kerouac
What is Allen Ginsberg

400

What was a major style of music popular during the 50's and expressed throughout Kerouac's novel?
What is Jazz

400

During the time _______________ was a taboo topic but writers like Ginsberg and Burroughs.
What is homosexuality

400

Name two drugs in excess during the beat generation
What is LSD and marijuana

400

Buddhism provided an alternative for _________ and _____________
What is consumerism and materialism

500

Who are the two main characters from Kerouac's novel
What is Sal and Dean

500

What famous author was friends with music artist Paul McCarthy
What is Allen Gingsberg

500

During this time era __________ was ended in the USA
What is literary sensorship

500

The 3 jewels consist of_________, __________, and _________
What is Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha