Born in San Francisco, Jim Goar has lived in Tucson, Arizona; Changsha, China; Boulder, Colorado; Bangkok, Thailand; Seoul, South Korea; Norwich, UK; and in Brevard, North Carolina. Reality Street is pleased to publish his first perfect-bound book, a poem sequence tracking his time in Seoul.
Download an extract from Seoul Bus Poems (pdf, about 700Kb)
Listen to Tom Raworth reading Jim's poems at the launch of Seoul Bus Poems:
Jim Goar: SEOUL BUS POEMS
Jim was born in San Francisco, California. Since then he’s lived in Tucson, Arizona; Changsha, China; Boulder, Colorado; Bangkok, Thailand; Seoul, South Korea; Norwich, England; and whenever possible, Brevard, North Carolina. He studied prose at Naropa’s Jack Kerouac School and poetry at The University of East Anglia. He edits the online Journal, past simple. Seoul Bus Poems is his first perfect bound book.
May 2010, 978-1-874400-46-2, 62pp, price £7.50