#164156 Overall Influence

Wendy Barker

American poet


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Wendy Barker is an American poet. She is Poet-in-Residence and the Pearl LeWinn Chair of Creative Writing at the University of Texas at San Antonio, where she has taught since 1982.Biography Wendy Barker was born September 22, 1942, in Summit, New Jersey, but grew up in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona. Between 1968 and 1982 she lived in Berkeley, California. She received her B.A. and M.A. from Arizona State University and her Ph.D. in 1981 from the University of California at Davis. Barker also taught high school English in Scottsdale, Arizona, between 1966–68 and in Berkeley, between 1968-72. She is married to the critic Steven G. Kellman.

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University of California, Davis

Public university in Davis, California; part of the University of California system

Arizona State University

Public university located in the Phoenix metropolitan area, Arizona, United States

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#14878 World Rank