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Paul Jerome Zimmer

Paul Jerome Zimmer, American publisher, editor, poet, retired. With United States Army, 1954-1955.

Background

  • Zimmer, Paul Jerome was born on September 18, 1934 in Canton, Ohio, United States. Son of Jerome Francis and Louise Celina (Surmont) Zimmer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Kent State University, 1959.

    Career

    • Associate director University Pittsburgh Press, 1967-1978. Director University Georgia Press, Athens, 1978-1984, University Iowa Press, Iowa City, 1984-1997, retired, 1997.

    Works

    • Big Blue Train: Poems
    • In his latest collection, Paul Zimmer reaches toward new territory: he takes on grand themes while searching for resonating philosophical insights.

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1954-1955.

    Personality

    Interests

    Collecting antique photography.

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Jane Koklauner, April 4, 1959. Children: Erik Jerome, Justine Mary.
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    Born September 18, 1934
    • 1959
      Kent State University
    • 1967 - 1978
      Associate, director University Pittsburgh Press
    • 1978 - 1984
      director, University Georgia Press
      Athens, New York, United States
    • 1984 - 1997
      director, University Georgia Press
      Iowa City, Iowa, United States