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Wendy Barker

Author's Bio

My sixth book of poetry is One Blackbird at a Time, winner of the John Ciardi Prize (BkMk Press, 2015. My fourth chapbook is From the Moon, Earth is Blue (Wings Press, 2015.) A co-edited anthology (with Dave Parsons), Far Out: Poems of the '60s, was published by Wings Press in 2016. My poems have have been published in hundreds of journals and anthologies, including Best American Poetry 2013. I am Poet-in-Residence and the Pearl LeWinn Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where I've taught since 1982.

Publications and Prizes

Books:
Far Out: Poems of the '60s (Wings Press, 2016), From the Moon, Earth is Blue (Wings Press, 2015), Nothing Between Us (Del Sol Press, 2009), Between Frames (Pecan Grove Press, 2006), Poems from Paradise (WordTech Editions, 2005), Poems from Paradise (WordTech Editions, 2005), Poems Progress (Absey & Company, 2002), Rabindranath Tagore: Final Poems (Braziller, 2001), Way of Whiteness (Wings Press, 2000), Eve Remembers (Aark Arts Press, 1996), Let the Ice Speak (Ithaca House, 1991), Winter Chickens & Other Poems (Corona Press, 1990)
Journals:
American Scholar, Kenyon Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, North American Review, Partisan Review, Poetry, Prairie Schooner

Wendy Barker Resume

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Listing last updated: September 28, 2016

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Born in:
Summit, NJ
Raised in:
Phoenix, Tucson, AZ

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