Philip Whalen


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Oregon-born poet, associated with the Beat movement, later resident for some time in Japan. His poetry, some of which has its layout and typography designed to reinforce the text, has appeared in Self-Portrait from Another Direction (1959), Memoirs of an Inter-Glacial Age (1960), Like I Say (1960), Monday in the Evening (1964), Every Day (1965), Highgrade (1966), On Bear's Head (1969), The Kindness of Strangers (1976), and Enough Said (1980). You Didn't Even Try (1966) is a novel.

Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards).

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