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Title:
Whitman's wild children : portraits of twelve poets
Author:
Cherkovski, Neeli.
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Publication Information:
South Royalton, Vt. : Steerforth Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xxv, 325 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Notes on a dirty old man : Charles Bukowski -- Memory of love : John Wieners -- Eros and Tamalpais : James Broughton -- Lyrical light : Michael McClure -- Mostly visible : Philip Lamantia -- Celebrating second April : Bob Kaufman -- Standing by his words : Jack Micheline -- Singing the first song : William Everson -- Revolutionary of the spirit : Gregory Corso -- Becoming a man : Harold Norse -- Endless light : Lawrence Ferlinghetti.
ISBN:
9781883642297

9781883642860
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Book

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Summary

Summary

Traces the life of the controversial American poet, describes his experiences wandering across the country, and discusses his major writings.


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The 1991 biography of the late novelist and poet, now revised and in paper for the first time. (July) (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved


Table of Contents

talking with Bukowski: an Introductionp. vii
1

p. 1

2

p. 25

Chapter 3

p. 53

4

p. 81

5

p. 105

6

p. 125

7

p. 143

8

p. 157

9

p. 179

10

p. 209

11

p. 235

12

p. 255

13

p. 273

14

p. 299

Epiloguep. 317
Books by Charles Bukowskip. 327
Books About Charles Bukowskip. 329
Source Notesp. 331
Acknowledgmentsp. 337
Indexp. 339