Well-known beatnik poet and Nationwide Book Award recipient who’s most widely known for Howl, a controversial 1956 poetic work. His various other notable works consist of Truth Sandwiches, Iron Equine, and Light Shroud Poems. He spent his teenagers submitting politically-themed words to THE BRAND NEW York Situations. He continued to wait Columbia School, where he released numerous articles within the campus literary journal. Howl was at one stage banned in america due to its controversial subject material. He started a long-term romantic relationship with Peter Orlovsky in 1954. He was inspired with the poetic function of Walt Whitman.