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Poet, editor and translator, Cid Corman was born in 1924 in Boston, Massachusetts. Owner of the Origin Press, he was the editor and publisher of Origin magazine.
The collection consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence, with some poetry manuscripts interfiled with the correspondence. Significant correspondents include Donald Allen, Nicholas Dean, Vincent Ferrini, Stephen Jonas, LeRoi Jones, Jeremy Prynne, and letters to David Giannini, Louis Rowan and Benice Weiss.
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Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.
Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of literary materials and the records of several small presses. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the reference desk.
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Allen, Donald Merriam, 1912- —Correspondence.
Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- —Correspondence.
Ferrini, Vincent, 1913- —Correspondence.
Prynne, J.H., 1936- —Correspondence.
American poetry—20th century.
Authors and publishers—United States.
Boston (Mass.)—Cultural Affairs—Literature.
Boston (Mass.)—Newspapers, periodicals, and journalism.
Massachusetts—Newspapers, periodicals, and journalism.
Poets, American—20th century.
Publishers and publishing—United States.
[Item description, #:#], Cid Corman Papers. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries.
The collection was purchased from Mr. Corman by the University of Connecticut.
About the Author:
Ann Charters. “Cid Corman, “ American Poets Since World War II, ed. Donald J. GreinerDictionary of Literary Biography ,vol. 5.Detroit: Gale Research, 1980.