Mauricio Kilwein Guevara

Professor Emeritus


PhD, English and Comparative Literature, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MFA, Fiction and Literary Translation, Bowling Green State University
BA, English / BS, Psychology, University of Pittsburgh

Areas of Research and Teaching

Modernist and Contemporary Poetry
Latina/o Literature(s)
Performance Practice and Theory
Creative Writing Pedagogy
Literature and Medicine
Literary Writing
Contemporary Poetry
Fiction, and Drama/Performance Art
U.S. Latina/o Literature(s)
The Prose Poem

Other Relevant Activities

Founding Member, National Latino Writers' Association (NALWA)
Former President, The Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP)

Recent Publications

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. POEMA. University of Arizona Press, 2009.

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. Autobiography of So-and-so: Poems in Prose. New Issues Press, 2001.

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. American Poetry: The Next Generation. (2000).

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. Touching the Fire: Fifteen Poets of Today's Latino Renaissance. Ed. Gonzales, Ray. (1998).

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. Poems of the River Spirit. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1996.

Kilwein Guevara, Maurice A. Postmortem. University of Georgia Press, 1994.