Elise Cowen

About Elise Cowen

Birth Day: July 31, 1933
Birth Place: New York
Died On: Feb 27, 1962 (age 28)
Birth Sign: Leo

Elise Cowen Net Worth

Elise Cowen was bornon July 31, 1933 in New York. Beat Generation poet whose work was published in City Lights Journal and other prominent literary magazines. A posthumous collection of her poetry -- Elise Cowen: Poems and Fragments -- was published in 2014.
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💰 Net worth: 14 Million

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About

Beat Generation poet whose work was published in City Lights Journal and other prominent literary magazines. A posthumous collection of her poetry -- Elise Cowen: Poems and Fragments -- was published in 2014.

Before Fame

She attended Barnard College, where she met longtime friend and fellow beatnik poet Allen Ginsberg.

Trivia

She was treated for Psychosis and hepatitis at Bellevue Hospital and later ended her own life.

Family Life

Her family, disliking her sex and drug-use-themed works, destroyed most of her poetry after her death.

Associated With

She was influenced by the work of Emily Dickinson.