Conference Subcommittees

The AWP Conference & Bookfair features around 550 events and more than 2,000 presenters. Events are selected by the city-specific conference subcommittee below. Visit the How Events Are Selected page for more information about how the subcommittee evaluates the conference proposals.

AWP is grateful to the subcommittee members for their time and effort in providing an inclusive schedule to our numerous and varied constituencies. Please see the Conference Schedule page for a list of accepted events.

San Antonio 2020 Subcommittee

Rigoberto González, San Antonio Conference Chair
Board of Trustees
Rutgers University

Ryan Stone, Kansas City Conference Chair
Board of Trustees Vice Chair, Southwest Council Chair
Paradise Valley Community College

Wendy Barker
University of Texas, San Antonio

Gregg Barrios
National Book Critics Circle Board Member

Sherwin Bitsui
Institute of American Indian Arts

Cyrus Cassells
Texas State University

Daniel Chacón
University of Texas, El Paso

Rodney Gomez
University of Texas, Brownsville

Lilly Gonzalez
San Antonio Book Festival

Pablo Martinez

Patricia Portales

Octavio Quintanilla
Our Lady of the Lake University

Barbara Ras
Trinity University

Roger Reeves
Michener Center

Antonio Ruiz-Camacho
University of Texas, Austin

John Phillip Santos
University of Texas, San Antonio

Clay Smith
San Antonio Book Festival

Melissa Studdard
Lone Star College

Connie Voisine
New Mexico State University

Sasha West
St. Edwards University


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March 4–7, 2020
San Antonio, TX

Henry B. González Convention Center