Brett Rutherford

2209 Murray Ave #3
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Phone: 
401-559-2960

Author's Bio

Founded The Poet's Press in 1971 in NYC; press still operates in Providence, RI with 206 books to date. Chairman of The Philbrick Poetry Prize at Providence Athenaeum. As a neo-Romantic poet, areas of special focus in my writing are the Gothic and supernatural, Greek myth, and verse plays. Presently working & teaching at University of Rhode Island.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies: 
Breathe!
(Warthog Press, 1980)
, Buried Alive: An Anthology of Underground Writing
(Invisible Books, 2004)
, On the Wing: American Poems of Air and Space Flight
(University of Iowa Press, 2005)
Journals: 
Contact II, Haunts, Home Planet News, Liberty, Newport Review, Oxalis Literary Quarterly, Sensations Magazine, Weird Tales

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
English American, European American, Native American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Scottdale
Raised in: 
Scottdale, PA
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Last updated: Nov 02, 2016