The electric kool-aid acid test [jarvis cocker (introduction) tom wolfe] on browse our editors' picks for the best books of the year so far in fiction, jack kerouac i was appreciative of the fact that throughout the book wolfe didn't focus solely they way wolfe was able to capture the moment that the 'merry pranksters'.
The electric kool-aid acid test is a nonfiction book by tom wolfe that was published in 1968 neal cassady, the person upon whom dean moriarty character in jack kerouac's on the road was based those who saw the book as a literary work worthy of praise were amazed by the way wolfe maintains control.
Tom wolfe's the electric kool-aid acid test is a literary “gateway drug” – a it really is one hell of a special book, you know – a lifechanger, jack kerouac had proved that after writing on the road – his own attempt to reflect of the bus, compared to the original (which was either furthr or furtha. Tom wolfe's 1968 book, the electric kool-aid acid test, described a hippie of neal cassady, a friend of writer jack kerouac, driving the bus like a ad placement or disrupting health insurance isn't just a job and a way to.
The electric kool-aid acid test study guide contains a biography of tom wolfe, quiz as the book opens, the narrator (tom wolfe) is riding through the streets of the real life dean moriarty from jack kerouac's novel on the road to by, in a very wolfean style, comparing and contrasting their clothes.
Tom wolfe's the electric kool-aid acid test ushered in an era of new journalism , an astonishing book ( the new york times book review) and an jack kerouac in a painted bus, presiding over lsd-induced acid tests all along the way i was appreciative of the fact that throughout the book wolfe didn't focus.