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Joanne Kyger, Beat Generation Poet, Dies at 82

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Joanne Kyger, a prolific poet whose works, inspired by natural wonders and Zen Buddhism, distinguished her as one of the few women embraced by the Beat Generation writers’ fraternity, died on March 22 at her home in Bolinas, Calif. She was 82.

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Author: SBolithoe

Librarian, author, blogger, presenter, history buff and animal lover.

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