Tee Corinne – Artist, Photographer, Writer
The Encyclopedia of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer
Culture describes Tee Corinne as “the shy superstar of lesbian
erotica”a gifted and versatile artist, especially known
for her frank and sensuous depictions of lesbian sex.
Also from the Encyclopedia the following four paragraphs:
A gifted and versatile artist, Tee Corinne worked with photography,
line drawing, paint, sculpture, ceramics and printing, and she also
published erotic fiction and poetry and reviews. Favorite cover artist for lesbian publisher Naiad, and author of the famous Cunt Coloring Book (the first version of which was published in 1975, but which was reissued as Labiaflowers in 1981), Corinne’s work is found on bookshelves across the lesbian nation.
Born Linda Tee Cutchin on November 3, 1943, in St. Petersburg,
Florida, Tee Corinne attended Newcomb College of Tulane University
before obtaining her B. A. from the University of South Florida (1965)
and her Master of Fine Arts from the Pratt Institute (1968). After a seven-year marriage, she became the shy superstar of lesbian erotica . . .
Corinne died at her home in Oregon on August 27, 2006, after a valiant struggle with liver cancer. She was preceded in death by her longtime partner, Beverly Brown.
In her honor Moonforce Media established the Tee A. Corinne Prize for Lesbian Media Artists. Corinne left her manuscripts and other material
to the University of Oregon Libraries.
* Donations in Her Honor –
– Tee Corinne Fund, with Tee Corinne U of O Libraries in the memo
line, and should be mailed to the Library Development Office, 1299
University of Oregon, Eugene OR 97403-1299
– Tee A. Corinne Prize for Lesibna Media Artists, Moonforce Media, PO
Box 13375, Silver Spring, MD 20911. All checks earmarked for the Tee A. Corinne Prize