Chodron, Pema

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CHODRON, Pema. American, b. 1936. Genres: Self help. Career: Buddhist nun, 1974-. Also worked as an elementary school teacher. Publications: The Wisdom of No Escape, 1991; Start Where You Are, 1994; When Things Fall Apart, 1997. Address: Gampo Abbey, Pleasant Bay, NS, Canada B0E 2P0.