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Christopher Carmona

Dr. Carmona  

Christopher Carmona, Ph.D
Lecturer
English Department

Bio:

​Dr. Christopher Carmona is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English where he focuses on Latin@/Chican@/Native Rhetorics and Poetics as well as Beat Poetry. He was a nominee for the Alfredo Cisneros de Miral Foundation Award for Writers in 2011 and a Pushcart Prize nominee in 2013. He has been published in journals such as Callaloo Literary Journal and The American Book Review.  His first collection of poetry called beat was published by Slough Press and his second book, I Have Always Been Here is published by Otras Voces Press. He is currently working on a book entitled Nuevas Voces Poeticas: A Dialogue about the New Chican@ Poetics. He is the organizer of the Annual Beat Poetry and Arts Festival and the UTB liaison for Mexican American Studies Program.


CV/VITAE: carmona.pdf

Office Hours - Fall 2012

MWF 10:00-11:00a.m.
TTH 12:15-1:15p.m.
Office: South 221
Phone: 956-882-7652
christopher.carmona@utb.edu

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