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Robin Ann Blackburn

Robin Ann Blackburn, American editor, writer. Recipient Certified Appreciation award, Precious Life Crusade, 2001, Honorary Mention award, Texas Associated Press Managing Editors, 2001. Organizer Words Night, San Marcos, 1997; co-producer Beer and Barbecue Poetry Party reading series, performer Austin International Poetry Festival, 2004, 2005; performer Ladyfest Texas, 2004.

Background

  • Blackburn, Robin Ann was born on October 12, 1972 in Austin, Texas, United States. Daughter of Robert Owen and V. Ann Blackburn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude in English Writing, St. Edward's University, 1995.

    Career

    • Graphic artist San Marcos (Texas) Daily Record, 1996—1998. From staff writer to assistant managing editor Gazette-Enterprise, Seguin, 1998—2003, assistant managing editor, 2003—2004. Contributing editor website, 2000—2001.

      Freelance writer, editor, since 1996.

    Works

    • Editor: Arete, 1995. Author: Tubing Down The Nile, 2003. Performer: Austin Poetry Slam, since 2003.

    Membership

    Organizer Words Night, San Marcos, 1997. Co-producer Beer and Barbecue Poetry Party reading series, performer Austin International Poetry Festival, 2004, 2005. Performer Ladyfest Texas, 2004.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bass guitar, yoga, reading, beading, jewelry making.

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    Born October 12, 1972
    (age 44)
    • 1995
      St. Edward's University
    • 1996 - 1998
      Graphic artist, San Marcos (Texas) Daily Record
    • 1998 - 2003
      from staff writer, to assistant managing editor Gazette-Enterprise
      Seguin, Texas, United States