John Rosenwald

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Farmington, ME 04938-5923
Phone: 
207-778-0020

Author's Bio

John Rosenwald lives in Farmington, Maine. From 1976 until 2009 he served as Professor of English at Beloit College. As Fulbright Professor of American Culture, he has taught in China at Fudan, Nankai, and Zhejiang Universities. He joined the Beloit Poetry Journal staff in 1976 and was co-editor from 2002 until 2016. Recent work involves collaborative translation of contemporary Chinese poets and organization of exhibitions of Chinese peasant artists. His poems and translations from German and Chinese have appeared in numerous journals. He has given more than five hundred public readings in the U. S., China, Germany, Canada, and England. Since 1975 he has participated in the Annual Conference on the Great Mother and the New Father, originally organized by Robert Bly.

Publications and Prizes

Journals: 
Beloit Poetry Journal, Descant, Kansas Quarterly, Kennebec, Literary Review, Wisconsin Poet's Calendar

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
German
Born in: 
Oak Park
Raised in: 
Western Springs, IL
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Last updated: Jul 17, 2016