Submit a Poem
Get Your Premium Membership
spacer

Henri Michaux Biography and Poems

Henri Michaux Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Henri Michaux, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Michaux, as well as, a video biography...if available.

Photo of Henri Michaux Michaux, Henri

Henri Michaux (24 May 1899 – 19 October 1984) was a highly idiosyncratic Belgian-born poet, writer, and painter who wrote in French. He later took French citizenship. Michaux is best known for his esoteric books written in a highly accessible style, and his body of work includes poetry, travelogues, and art criticism. Michaux travelled widely, tried his hand at several careers, and experimented with drugs, the latter resulting in two of his most intriguing works, Miserable Miracle and The Major Ordeals of the Mind and the Countless Minor Ones.. Belgian-born French language poet writer and painter

More Henri Michaux Information