Rohan Preston

Lead Theater Critic Star Tribune
Minneapolis, MN 55488
Phone: 
(612) 673-4390

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Dreams in Soy Sauce
(Tia Chucha Press, 1992)
, Soulfires: Young Black Men on Love and Violence
(Penguin, 1996)
Anthologies: 
American Poetry: The Next Generation
(Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2000)
, Beyond the Frontier: African American Poetry for the 21st Century
(Black Classic Press, 2002)
, Bum Rush the Page: A Def Poetry Jam
(Three Rivers Press, 2001)
, Role Call: A Generational Anthology of Social & Political Black Art & Lit.
(Third World Press, 2002)
, Step into a World: A Global Anthology of the New Black Literature
(Wiley, 2000)
, Wheel and Come Again - An Anthology of Reggae Poetry
(Peepal Tree Press, 1998)
Journals: 
Atlanta Review, Caribbean Writer, Crab Orchard Review, Drumvoices Revue, Obsidian, Ploughshares, TriQuarterly, Water~Stone Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jamaican American, African American
Prefers to work with: 
Teenagers, Teachers
Fluent in: 
Italian
Born in: 
St Mary, Jamaica
Raised in: 
Brooklyn, NY, United States
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Last updated: Feb 14, 2008