Iconic Literary Men: Ken Kesey Posted by Literary Man on April, 5th 2011 Ken Kesey. b. 1935. d. 2001. “Of course, the best drugs ever were manufactured by the government.” - Ken Kesey (Interview with The Sun Times, 29 August 1999) Hark, hear ye:TwitterFacebookRedditPinterestEmail About the Author Literary Man Related Posts Stanza DCCXLVII Iconic Literary Man: Robert Penn Warren When is it okay to give up on a book? Happy First Birthday, Literary Man!