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Finding aid for the Tom Clark papers 0151
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Drafts and galleys of Writer: A Life of Jack Kerouac and The Exile of Celine; Kerouac chronology; notes for the 1986 Olson Lectures; holograph notebooks; typescript poems and articles by Clark (b.1941).
Tom Clark is a poet, editor and biographer who resides in California. He has published biographes of Jack Kerouac, Ted Berrigan, Robert Creeley, Charles Oleon, Edward Dorn, and Celine. He served as editor of The Paris Review from 1963 to 1973 and has published numerous volumes of poetry with Black Sparrow Press. Charles Olson was one of his poetic mentors.
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