Mary Sands, Contributing Editor & Webmaster

Mary Sands was born in Louisville, Kentucky, raised in the Midwest, and currently lives near Laguna Beach, California. She is a graduate of Purdue University, with degrees in English and anthropology. Her creative mainline is designing, maintaining, researching for, and writing for Beat Generation News. She is also the co-editor, webmaster, and co-founder of JACK Magazine. She has written reviews for Rain Taxi, The Kerouac Connection, and The Kerouac Rag.

Her interests include the great outdoors, ecology, cultural anthropology, beat literature, and Renaissance movements. You may reach Mary at beatnews AT earthlink DOT net.