The Majic Bus: An American Odyssey

Author: Douglas Brinkley

Publication date: 1993


A chronicle of a 6 week experimental college class which crisscrossed the USA in a sleeper bus visitomg 30 states and 10 national parks. During this time the class read twelve set books by American writers. The various stops on the journey included a Bob Dylan show, dancing on Bourbon Street, visitin Graceland, gambling in a Las Vegas casino.

Includes a chapter Further With Ken Kesey and Bob Dylan in the Grunge Belt part of which describes the class meeting Ken Kesey.

A brief account, by Douglas Brinkley, of the visit to Kesey is included in the Kesey tribute Spit in the Ocean #7: All About Kesey.

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