Kurt Jacobsen is a research associate at the University of Chicago, a journalist and a documentary filmmaker. He also has held visiting appointments at the London School of Economics and Imperial College London. He is co-director and producer of, among other documentaries, “American Road” and of the forthcoming “Clancy Sigal: A Transatlantic Portrait.” He edited a special issue on “The American Road” for Logos: A Journal of Modern Society & Culture (Fall 2011) and contributed an essay “Knowing The Score: Road Movie Soundtracks and Cinematic Verities ” to Gordon Slethaug, ed. The Music of the American Road (Bloomsbury) forthcoming.
- 2018 Conference, Vienna, Austria
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- “A World Away: the Beats, Beat Writing, the Beat Generation, Beat Movements, International Beat Literature, Beat Studies, the Beat.” A. Robert Lee (ed.), The Routledge Handbook of International Beat Literature, Review Essay by R J Ellis
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