Poetry Reading with Wendy Barker & Natalia Trevino: Jan 30
Wendy Barker, Poet-in-Residence and Pearl LeWinn Endowed Professor of Creative Writing at UT San Antonio, and Natalia Treviño, assistant professor of English at Northwest Vista College, will read from their collected works.
One Blackbird at a Time is Wendy Barker’s sixth full-length collection of poetry; From the Moon, Earth Is Blue is her fourth chapbook. Her poems have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies,including The Best American Poetry 2013. Recipient of NEA and Rockefeller fellowships among other awards, she is Poet-in-Residence and the Pearl LeWinn Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she has taught since 1982.
Born in Mexico City and raised in San Antonio, Natalia Treviño is an Associate Professor of English at Northwest Vista College and a member of the Macondo Foundation. Winner of the Alfredo Moral de Cisneros Award, the Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Prize, and a San Antonio Artists Foundation Literary Award, she received her MFA from the University of Nebraska. Lavando La Dirty Laundry is her first collection of poetry.