Octavio Quintanilla, Phd
Assistant Professor of English
- PhD - University of North Texas
- MA - University of Texas-Pan American
- BA - University of Texas-Pan American
Office: Main Building, Room 227-H
Phone: 210-434-6711, ext. 4003
Octavio Quintanilla’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in "Salamander," "RHINO," "Alaska Quarterly Review," "South Dakota Review," "The Bitter Oleander," "Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review," "American Poetry Journal," "The Comstock Review," "Los Angeles Review," and elsewhere. Poems are forthcoming in the anthology, "NewBorder: Contemporary Voices from the Texas/Mexico Border" (Texas A&M University Press). Fiction and critical reviews have been published in "Ottawa Arts Review," "Texas Books in Review" and in "Southwestern American Literature." He has been nominated twice for a Pushcart Prize. He is the former editor of "Writer’s Bloc," the literary journal at Texas A&M University-Kingsville.