Wendy Barker

N/A
San Antonio, TX 782490643
Phone: 
210-492-8152

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: 
Between Frames
(Pecan Grove Press, 2006)
, Eve Remembers
(Aark Arts Press, 1996)
, Far Out: Poems of the '60s
(Wings Press, 2016)
, From the Moon, Earth is Blue
(Wings Press, 2015)
, Let the Ice Speak
(Ithaca House, 1991)
, Nothing Between Us
(Del Sol Press, 2009)
, 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)
, Winter Chickens & Other Poems
(Corona Press, 1990)
Journals: 
American Scholar, Kenyon Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, North American Review, Partisan Review, Poetry, Prairie Schooner

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Summit, United States
Raised in: 
Phoenix, Tucson, AZ, United States
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Last updated: Sep 28, 2016