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Person Detail: Elise Nada Cowen

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Full Name: Elise Nada Cowen
(1933-1962) Poet. Elise Nada Cowen was born on Long Island, New York, and died in Manhattan, New York. She was a part of the Beat generation. Most of her work was destroyed by her parents at the time of her death. Some of her works are included in "Women Of The Beat Generation: Writers, Artists and Muses At The Heart Of A Revolution" edited by Brenda Knight, and in Joyce Johnson's "Minor Characters."
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1933 (Unknown) County
Elise Nada Cowen was born on Long Island, New York, in 1933. 
1962 New York County
Elise Cowen died in the Washington Heights neighborhood of Manhattan, New York, in 1962. 
1950 New York County
Cowen attended Barnard College in Manhattan, New York, in the early 1950s. 

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