Happy Birthday, Kenneth Patchen

December 13th, 2010, 10:02 am by Greg

Today marks the 99th anniversary of the birth of poet Kenneth Patchen. In addition to poetry, he also wrote several magnificent, experimental novels – “The Journal of Albion Moonlight” is our fave – and painted many of what he called “picture poems.” Kenneth Patchen died on January 8, 1972.

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