American poet whose works include UNITED STATES Book from the Deceased and Suburban Monastery Loss of life Poem. Also a publisher of experimental literary function, he established a little printing press in Cleveland, Ohio. He was created right into a Jewish family members but uncovered Buddhism as a guy. He was placed on trial in the middle-1960s for circulating obscene poetry among minors. Quickly thereafter, on the early age of twenty-six, he dedicated suicide. He was the boy of Joseph J. and Carolyn Levy and grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Defeat poet Allen Ginsberg defended Levy during his obscenity trial and participated in an advantage reading to offset Levy’s legal costs.