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Charles William Behlen Edit Profile

critic , poet

Charles William Behlen, American poet, critic. Fellowship, Dobie Paisano, 1995-1996, Frank Waters Foundation, 1996.

Background

Behlen, Charles William was born on January 29, 1949 in Slaton, Texas, United States. Son of Stinson Robert and Oleta Elizabeth Behlen.

Career

Poet-in-the-schools Texas Commission on the Arts, Austin, 1984—1999. Poet-in-the-schools New Mexico Arts Division, Santa Fe, 1985, Arkansas Arts Council, Little Rock, 1986. Judge Louzelle Rose Barclay Literature Contest, Belton, Texas, 1978, University Texas, San Antonio, 1983, 86.

Coordinator Texas Circuit, Austin, 1978.

Works

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Book collecting, fine cigars, gourmet coffees.

Connections

father:
Stinson Robert

mother:
Oleta Elizabeth Behlen