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1930, May 8 Gary Snyder born in San Francisco
1932 Moves to Washington State
1942 Moves to Portland, Oregon.
1951 Spring: Snyder graduates from Reed with BA in anthropology and
literature; Summer: Snyder works as timber scaler on Warm Springs Indian
Reservation, Oregon
1953-6 Snyder studies Oriental culture and languages at University of
California at Berkeley.
1956 Snyder goes to Japan for first time on scholarship from First Zen
Institute of America
1959-1968 Snyder lives off and on in Kyoto, Japan; studies under Zen master
Oda Sesso Roshi.
1971 Snyder builds his own house, 'Kitkitdizze’, in foothills of Sierra
Nevada, on the South Fork of the Yuba River, where he continues to live
1975 Snyder awarded Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for Turtle Island


Cold Mountain Poems
Mountains and Rivers Without End
Axe Handles
Myths & Texts
The Dimensions of a Haida Myth
A Range of Poems
TheBack Country
Earth House Hold
Regarding Wave
The Fudo Trilogy
Turtle Island
The Old Ways
The Real Work
Left Out in the Rain,
Danger On Peak

A Good Place To Settle 欲得安身處
Asking The Way To Cold Mountain 人問寒山道
Can't Stand These Bird-Songs 鳥弄情不堪
Clambering Up Cold Mountain Path 登陡寒山道
Clear Spring Water 泉水清
Climbing Up the Cold Mountain 登寒山道
Cold Mountain Is A House 寒山有一宅
Divining A Home 我卜居
Drifting Boat 不繫舟
Frigid Mountains 山太冷
Hanshan 寒山
Hiding Out At Cold Mountain 一自遁寒山
How Many Autumns? 幾秋?
Me Crazy? 我瘋顛?
Most Tiantai Men 多少天台人
My First Thirty Years 出生三十年
Naked Bug On Cold Mountain 寒山有裸蟲
Ridiculous Cold Mountain Road 可笑寒山道
River Snow 江雪
Rough and Dark--Cold Mountain Trail 杳杳寒山道
Settled At Cold Mountain 居寒山
Thirty Long Years 淹留三十年