Cid Corman

Sidney Corman

born Roxbury, Boston June 29, 1924

died Kyoto, March 12, 2004

married Shizumi Konishi 1965

Tufts College, A.B., 1945

University of Michigan 1946-47

University of North Carolina, 1947

Sorbonne, University of Paris, 1954-55

editor of Origin Press for 50 years

publisher of William Bronk, Robert Creeley, Larry Eigner, Theodore Enslin, Alan Chong Lau, Lorine Niedecker, Charles Olson, Gary Snyder, Louis Zukofsky...and translator of poets from Japan, Italy, France, etc.

lived in Kyoto

had recently (January 2004) undergone major heart surgery

Cid Corman Tribute at Longhouse Woodburners

The Poetry of Cid Corman, by Lorine Niedecker

Cid Corman and Origin Press

Cid Corman in Kyoto Journal

Cid Corman - Poems from "The Despairs"

A Man at the Core: Cid Corman, by Brad Haas

Ron Silliman's notice for Cid

Cid Corman Recovery Fund

Bob and Susan Arnold

Tom Bolling's home page