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The Book Bin – Salem

450 Court St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States

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February 2018

Last Friday Poetry Group presents Jim Merrill

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Book Bin – Salem, 450 Court St NE
Salem, OR 97301 United States
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Jim Merrill has taught high school in California, Colorado and Oregon. For a year he lived at the Zen Center of LA where he received meditation training from its founder, Maezumi Roshi. He received an MFA in writing at the Naropa Institute (The Jack Kerouac School). In 1998 Jim taught writing at Beijing Agricultural University. In 1999, he moved his family to Salem and taught at Chemawa Indian School, where he retired in 2014. Please bring your poetry to read.

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