Something Gorgeous now on Kindle!

book cover by JKS alum HR Hegnauer.

Congratulations to JKS core faculty Junior Burke, whose novel Something Gorgeous is now available on Kindle! Something Gorgeous is a fictional exploration of the background and history surrounding the most iconic novel of the Jazz Age.

Junior Burke is a novelist, dramatist and lyricist. His novel, Something Gorgeous, which explores the world behind Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, will be republished in 2012. A set of his first studio recordings tentatively titled With You in Rockland, is being readied for release on the Di-Tone label. He has taught at the Kerouac School since 1999 and served as Chair of Writing & Poetics from 2006 to 2010.