Speaker Series: Peter Stambler

Dr. Stambler was born in Washington. Educated at Yale, Carnegie Tech Drama School, and Syracuse. He taught creative writing, literature, cultural history at the North Carolina School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, Hong Kong Baptist, and the University of the Arts - Philadelphia where he served as Dean of Liberal Arts till his retirement in 2012. He is author of six books of poems, radio plays, and stage plays. He is winner of the Quarterly Review of Literature (Princeton) international poetry prize, the Wisconsin Public Radio/NPR radio drama award, and the Wisconsin Best Book Award (3 times). In retirement, he travels, writes and illustrates a travel blog, and is volunteer on Al's farm, harvesting whatever is in season. He is also a member of the Kiwanis Club of Charleston.

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