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Christopher Merrill

Bio: Christopher Merrill is director of the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa. He has written four collections of poetry, including Brilliant Water and Watch Fire, has translated Scale and Stairs and Because of the Rain: An Anthology of Korean Zen Poetry (all White Pine Press); and authored several books of nonfiction, including Things of the Hidden God: Journey to the Holy Mountain. (Random House).

Light in the Desert

Photographs from the Monastery of Christ in the Desert