Anna Elena Eyre

Anna Elena Eyre

Degree(s) earned and location:

MFA Creative Writing, California College of Arts
BA English, University of New Mexico Honor's College, Magna Cum Laude

Research Interests: 

Contemporary North American Poetry and Poetics, The Body and Representation, Performance Studies, Poetics of the Americas, Political Theory

Select Publications:

 "Jack Spicer's Poetics of Narcissistic Eros" Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 2010

 "On the Wings of Thought: Poetics of Guantanamo Bay" Performing Representation, A Graduate Student Symposium, University at Albany, March 2010

 "Marianne Moore and Elizbeth Bishop: In-human Poetics of Animality"

 Dialogues on Animality, A Graduate Student Symposium, Universityof Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, October 2009

Select Conference Presentations:

"Jack Spicer's Poetics of Narcissistic Eros" Rocky Mountain Modern
Language Association Conference, Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 2010

"On the Wings of Thought: Poetics of Guantanamo Bay" Performing
Representation, A Graduate Student Symposium, University at Albany, March
2010

"Marianne Moore and Elizbeth Bishop: In-human Poetics of Animality" Dialogues on Animality, A Graduate Student Symposium, Universityof Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, October 2009

Select Editorial and Curating Experience:

Co-Curator and co-director of Yes! Reading Series,2009-Present
Editor, Barzakh Journal, 2009- Present
Graduate Intern, Fence Magazine, 2009
Faculty Adviser and Creator of Howl, UNM-Taos Student Literary Arts
Journal 2006-2008
Assistant Editor, Traffic, 2005

Select Teaching Experience:

University at Albany
ENG 240: Growing Up in America, The American Dream
ENG 220: Introduction to Creative Writing

Univeristy of New Mexico
ENG 101: Composition
ENG 102: Agrument and Analysis
ENG 220: Creative Writing, Exploratory Writing and Fiction

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