Wells College’s Professor Dan Rosenberg will hold a public reading of his work at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, February 26, at Buffalo Street Books in Ithaca, N.Y. The event will serve as the launch for his new collection of poetry “cadabra,” published this year by the Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series. This event is free to attend.
Dan Rosenberg is the author of “The Crushing Organ” (Dream Horse Press, 2012, winner of the American Poetry Journal Book Prize) and “cadabra” (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2015). He has also written two chapbooks, “A Thread of Hands” (Tilt Press, 2010) and “Thigh's Hollow” (Omnidawn, forthcoming, winner of the Omnidawn Chapbook Contest). His poems, translations, and reviews have appeared in jubilat, American Letters & Commentary, Conjunctions, The Georgia Review, and elsewhere.
Rosenberg holds an M.F.A. from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a Ph.D. from The University of Georgia. He currently teaches at Wells College in Aurora, N.Y., and co-edits the independent online poetry journal Transom.