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Lew Welch Bio Details
Date of birth
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Date of death:
Cause of death
Published severeal collections including Wobbly Rock in 1960 and Hermit Poems in 1965.
Often grouped wit the Beat Poets and was described by jonah Raskin as “a postmodern Walt Whitman”
Disappeared in May 1971. It is believed he committed suicide as he left a note before he left but his body has never been found.