Regina YC Garcia presents “Poetic Expression Obsession: Developing Artistic Partnerships to Elevate Impact”
In this interactive workshop, Poet and Language Artist Regina YC Garcia will engage artists from a wide range of artistic genres to discuss the most effective ways to create increased clarity and appeal in their productions through the formation of collaborations with other creatives from a diversity of artistic backgrounds.
Regina YC Garcia
Regina YC Garcia is a poet, writer, voice artist, narrator, and English professor. She is a graduate of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she earned a BA in Speech Communication with a Concentration in the Oral Interpretation of Literature. She additionally earned an MA in Adult Education from East Carolina University, as well as a Graduate Certificate in Multicultural and Transnational Literature. She currently teaches English at Pitt Community College.
Regina is the 2021 National DAR American Heritage Poetry Award Winner and a 2021 NCLR James Applewhite Semiﬁnalist. Her publications include poetry and video poetry in the South Florida Poetry Journal, Up the Staircase Quarterly, The Book of Black, Black and…, and others. Her work has also been featured (voice and poetry) in The Black Light Project, a documentary which was the subject of an Emmy Award winning episode of PBS Muse: An Art Show. She has recently been published in Main Street Rag, The Amistad, and Tulane University’s Sacred 9 Project.
Garcia’s ﬁrst book of poetry, The Firetalker’s Daughter, is scheduled for publication and release by Finishing Line Press in Spring 2023. She currently resides in Greenville, NC.
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