American translator and adapter of fairy tale, folklore, myth, and the Bible
According to Wikipedia,
Stephen Mitchell is a poet, translator, scholar, and anthologist. He is married to Byron Katie, founder of The Work. Education Stephen Mitchell was born to a Jewish family, educated at Amherst College, the University of Paris, and Yale University, and "de-educated" through intensive Zen practice. He studied for four and a half years with Zen Master Seung Sahn and for two and a half years with Robert Aitken, Rōshi.
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