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poet

Myriam Tamez, American poet. Member First Spanish-American Baptist Church, Pontiac, 1974-1995.

Background

Tamez, Myriam was born on September 25, 1969 in Pontiac, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Homero Tamez and Angelica Zambrano.

Education

Student, Ohio State University, 1989;Bachelor in English and Music, Albion College, 1991;postgraduate, University Texas-Pan-American, Edinburg, 1991-1993;postgraduate, Bennington College, 1993.

Career

English teacher, Donna (Texas) Indiana School District, 1991-1992;English teacher, Weslaco (Texas) Indiana School District, 1992-1993;poet, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor poems to professional publications.

Membership

Member First Spanish-American Baptist Church, Pontiac, 1974-1995.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: singing, painting.

Connections

father:
Homero Tamez

mother:
Angelica Zambrano