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memoirs of a shy pornographer

Kenneth Patchen

memoirs of a shy pornographer

an amusement.

by Kenneth Patchen

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Published by Grey Walls Press in London .
Written in English


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See all items by Kenneth .Kenneth Patchen (–) was a poet and novelist. Born the son of a steelworker in Niles, Ohio, Patchen suffered an early tragedy when his younger sister Kathleen was struck and killed by a car in Memoirs of a Shy Pornographer.

Fiction by Kenneth Patchen From the appearance in of Kenneth Patchen’s first book, the voice.Kenneth Patchen was born into a poor family in Niles, Ohio. He moved to Wisconsin after high school and studied at the University of Wisconsin. He then held a variety of jobs as a migrant worker in the United States and Canada, and ended up in New York City, where, inhe published his first book of poems, Before the Brave.

His over 40 books of poetry include .