Alumni Reading with Rebecca Bernard and Kim Garza | Department of English
August 15, 2022

Alumni Reading with Rebecca Bernard and Kim Garza

Alumni reading with Rebecca Bernard and Kim Garza

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

6:30 p.m.

University Union 382

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Rebecca Bernard's debut collection of stories, Our Sister Who Will Not Die, won the 2021 Non/Fiction prize from The Journal and was published by Mad Creek Books (Ohio State) in August 2022. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Alaska Quarterly Review, Southwest Review, Wigleaf, Witness, and elsewhere. She holds a Ph.D. in Fiction from the University of North Texas and an MFA from Vanderbilt University. Her work received notable mention in the Best American Short Stories of 2018. She is an Assistant Professor in the English department at Angelo State University and serves as a Fiction Editor for The Boiler.

Website: | Twitter: @rebeccaibernard | IG: @ohheyrebecca | FB:



Kimberly Garza is the author of the novel The Last Karankawas (August 2022, Henry Holt). She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and the University of North Texas, where she earned a Ph.D. in 2019. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in Copper Nickel, DIAGRAM, Creative Nonfiction, TriQuarterly, and elsewhere. A native Texan--born in Galveston, raised in Uvalde--she is an assistant professor of creative writing and literature at the University of Texas at San Antonio.


Twitter: @kimrgarza


The New York Times:

Dallas Morning News: Kimberly Garza delves into questions of identity with debut novel 'The Last Karankawas'


This event will take place on the third floor of the University Union

1155 Union Cir, Denton, TX 76203

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