Evan Balkan, Adjunct Faculty
Evan L. Balkan teaches composition, screenwriting, and creative writing at the Community College of Baltimore County-Catonsville, where he serves as the English Department Coordinator. He is the author of six books of nonfiction, including The Wrath of God: Lope de Aguirre, Revolutionary of the Americas (University of New Mexico Press). His screenplay, Spitfire, has won several awards and is currently in pre-production.
He holds degrees in the humanities from Towson, George Mason, and Johns Hopkins and has served as a guest lecturer at many institutions, including UMBC, Towson, Bryn Mawr, Johns Hopkins, and Yale universities.