Topic: Creative writing

Chicano Literature Professor Rolando Hinojosa-Smith Wins National Book Critics Circle Lifetime Achievement Award

March 6, 2014

The National Book Critics Circle has honored Rolando Hinojosa-Smith, an author and professor in the departments of English and Spanish and Portuguese at The University of Texas at Austin, with the 2013 Ivan Landrof Lifetime Achievement Award. He will receive the award during a ceremony March 13 in New York City.

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Oscar Casares' "Amigoland" Is 2010 Mayor's Book Club Selection

Dec. 15, 2009

Oscar Casares, assistant professor of English at The University of Texas at Austin, is the author of "Amigoland," which was announced as the ninth annual selection for the Mayor's Book Club at a press conference on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at City Hall in downtown Austin.

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