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Collection Number: D-492

Letters to Whalen from his fellow poets, Robert Creeley, Allen Ginsberg, Bernadette Mayer, Michael McClure, Alice Notley, Gary Snyder, and Anne Waldman.
Biography

Philip Whalen (1923-2002), American poet of the beat generation, authored Like I Say, On Bear's Head, and The Invention of the Letter, among other works.

Inclusive Dates

1978-1987.

Subject

Language and Literature

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California

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