Poet Rebecca Balcarcel will visit Abilene Christian University on April 3 to help celebrate National Poetry Month with a free, open reading at 7:30 p.m. in the Core Classroom adjacent to the Brown Library.
Listen as she talks about her writing technique, her early influences and her favorite poem. She also shares one of her own pieces, “Ferry Crossing.” Balcarcel teaches creative writing at Tarrant County College where she serves as associate professor of English. Her work has appeared in more than 40 journals, including North American Review, Concho River Review, Oklahoma Review, Segue, and South Dakota Review. She is creative nonfiction editor for Amarillo Bay, an online literary magazine featuring modern literature.