Nebraska Authors

Becky Faber

Becky Faber

Becky Faber

Becky Faber's poetry has been published in literary journals and anthologies in Nebraska and beyond. Her book One Small Photo is a collection that explores military service and its after-effects. She is a teacher of creative writing, and assistant editor for the journal Plainsongs.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Poetry
  • Biography

Keywords

Willa Cather; military veterans

Education

BA, PhD, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
MA, University of Nebraska, Kearney

Occupation

Career Administrator
Co-Editor, AAEE Job Search Handbook
Assistant Director, University of Nebraska, Lincoln Career Services

Places Worked

University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Honors

Marshall Award, American Association for Employment in Education, 2016

Associations

American Association for Employment in Education
Nebraska Literary Heritage Association

Bibliography

Women Write Resistance: Poets Resist Gender Violence. 2013. (Contributor)
One Small Photo. 2017.

Poems featured in:
Nebraska Presence
Lyrical Iowa
Small Brushes
The Blue Collar Review
The Nebraska English Counselor
Plainsongs
So to Speak
Plains Song Review
Rural Voices
The Midwest Quarterly
Platte Valley Review

Research and academic articles featured in:
The Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial Newsletter
Heritage of the Great Plains
Teaching Cather
Violence, the Arts and Willa Cather
Nebraska History
Great Plains Quarterly
Western American Literature

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