Kirkup, James, 1918-2009
- Existence: 1918 - 2009
James Kirkup, prolific author and translator, produced hundreds of works of poetry, autobiography, drama, travel memoir, translation and obituary. Kirkup occasionally used pen names, including James Falconer, Jun Honda, Andrew James, Taeko Kawai, Felix Liston, Edward Raeburn, and Ivy B. Summerforest.Kirkup was born April 23, 1918 in South Shields, England, lived much of his life in Japan, and died May 10, 2009 in Andorra.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Typescript letter (signed), about publishing Kirkup's translations of writings by Umberto Saba, Yasunari Kawabata, and others. In English.