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Philipp Meyer

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Feb
10
Philipp Meyer will be promoting The Son
Unity Temple on the Plaza, Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 7pm
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Feb
11
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St. Louis County Library - Headquarters, Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7pm
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12
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Flyleaf Books, Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 7pm
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13
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Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe, Friday, February 13, 2015 at 7pm
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19
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Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House, Thursday, February 19, 2015 at unknown time
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Philipp Meyer grew up in a working class neighborhood Baltimore, Maryland, dropped out of high school, and got his GED when he was sixteen. After spending several years volunteering at a trauma center in downtown Baltimore, he attended Cornell University, where he studied English. Since graduating, Meyer has worked as a derivatives trader at UBS, a construction worker, and an EMT, among other jobs. His writing has been published in McSweeney's, The Iowa Review, Salon.com, and New Stories from the South. From 2005 to 2008 Meyer was a fellow at the Michener Center for Writers in Austin, Texas. He splits his time between Texas and upstate New York.
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