Wurm, Franz (Herbert)
WURM, Franz (Herbert)
WURM, Franz (Herbert). British (born Czechoslovakia), b. 1926. Genres: Poetry, Plays/Screenplays, Essays, Translations. Career: Collaborated with Dr. Moshe Feldenkrais, 1947-84; Feldenkrais Institut, Zurich, Switzerland, co-founder, 1974, co-director, 1974-84, director, 1984-. Swiss Radio, Zurich, head of cultural programming, 1966-69. Publications: POETRY: Anmel- dung, 1959; Vorgang, 1962; Anker und Unruh, 1964; Four Poems, 1965; Brehy v zadech (trans into Czech by Wurm and Jan Ort), 1974; Acht Gedichte in Faksimile, 1975; Hundstage, 1986; In diesem Fall, 1989; Dirzulande, 1990; 53 Poems, 1996; Konig auf dem Dach: Eine Auslassung, 1997; Orangenblau, 1998. OTHER: Unter Anderen (play), 1992; Nachbemerkungen zu Feldenkrais (essay), 1995; (with P. Celan) Briefwechsel, 1960-1970 (letters), 1995; Blue Oranges (essay), 1998. Translator into German of the works of Rene Char, Paul Valery, the philosopher Wittgenstein, Moshe Feldenkrais, and others. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor to periodicals around the world. Address: Feldenkrais Institut.