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One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest


by Ken Kesey

Current Events & Pop Culture

Available to teachers only as part of the Teaching One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest Teacher Pass

Teaching One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest Teacher Pass includes:

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Sample of Current Events & Pop Culture

I’d Like to Thank the Combine

Here’s Nicholson accepting his Best Actor Oscar for his performance as McMurphy in the 1975 film. It was nice of him to take off the shades before the speech. It would’ve been nice if he had thanked Ken Kesey for writing such a great book…but he didn’t.