Edward Estlin Cummings

(14 October 1894 - 3 September 1962 / Boston / United States)

Edward Estlin Cummings
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Edward Estlin Cummings, popularly known as E. E. Cummings, with the abbreviated form of his name often written by others in all lowercase letters as e. e. cummings, was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. His body of work encompasses approximately 2,900 poems, an autobiographical novel, four plays and several essays, as well as numerous drawings and paintings. He is remembered as a preeminent voice of 20th century poetry, as well as one of the most popular.

Birth and early years

Cummings was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on October 14, 1894 to Edward and Rebecca Haswell Clarke Cummings. He was named after his father but his family called him... more »

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  • Andrew Karvel(3/25/2019 5:48:00 PM)

    Lost my book. Looking for full text of a poem by Cummings that (badly quoted from memory) says: " There are possibly 21/2 and impossibly 3 individuals every several fat thousand years. Expecting more would be, , , neither patholgiclal...but dumb...etc. Can anyone help guide me to this? Thanks.

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