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Robin Ann Blackburn Edit Profile

Editor , writer

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

  • Other Work

    • 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.

Interests

  • Other Interests

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

Connections

father:
Robert Owen

mother:
V. Ann Blackburn