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Full Name: Diane di Prima
(1934-2020) Poet, author, writer. Diane di Prima was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in San Francisco, California.
Author's Timeline:
1934 Kings County
Diane Rose DiPrima was born in Brooklyn, New York, on August 6, 1934. 
1950 New York County
Ms. di Prima attended Hunter College High School in Manhattan, New York, during the 1950s. 
1960 New York County
During the late 1950s and early 1960s, Ms. di Prima lived in New York and was part of the Beat movement in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York. She was a founder of the New York Poets Theater.  
2020 (Unknown) County
Diane di Prima died at a hospital in San Francisco, California, on October 25, 2020. 
1958 (Unknown) County
This Kind of Bird Flies Backward
(Pub: Totem Press ISBN: )
2001 (Unknown) County
Recollections of My Life as a Woman: The New York Years
(Pub: Viking Adult ISBN: 978-0670851669)
1969 (Unknown) County
Memoirs of a Beatnik
(Pub: Traveller's Companion, Inc. ISBN: )
1971 (Unknown) County
Revolutionary Letters
(Pub: City Lights Books ISBN: )
1990 (Unknown) County
Pieces of a Song : Selected Poems
(Pub: City Lights Books ISBN: )
2014 (Unknown) County
The Poetry Deal
(Pub: City Lights Books ISBN: 978-1931404150)
1975 (Unknown) County
Selected Poems: 1956-1975
(Pub: Plainfield: North Atlantic Books ISBN: 978-0913028490)
1978 (Unknown) County
(Pub: Wingbow Press ISBN: 978-0914728214)
2019 (Unknown) County
Spring and Autumn Annals: A Celebration of the Seasons for Freddie
(Pub: City Lights Books ISBN: 978-0872867871)
1991 (Unknown) County
Seminary Poems
(Pub: Floating Island Publications ISBN: 978-0912449340)

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