Wed, Jun 08|
Gibbes Museum of Art - Lenhardt Garden
Poet and writer Richard Garcia was born in San Francisco and started writing in his teenage years. Since then, he has authored various books of poetry, including The Flying Garcias (1991), Rancho Notorious (2001), and The Persistence of Objects (2006)
Time & Location
Jun 08, 2022, 6:00 PM
Gibbes Museum of Art - Lenhardt Garden, 135 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401, USA
About the Event
Garcia’s most recent work is a chapbook of prose poems entitled Chickenhead (2009). The recipient of many prizes and awards, including a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, a Cohen Award from Ploughshares, a Pushcart Prize, and the Georgetown Review Poetry Prize, Garcia’s poems have also appeared in Crazyhorse, Best American Poetry and various anthologies. A former instructor at the College of Charleston, Garcia has also taught creative writing in the Antioch University Los Angeles MFA Program.