Joseph Ross

Silver Spring, MD 20901

Author's Bio

I am a Washington, D.C. poet & author of two collections of poetry: Meeting Bone Man (2012) and Gospel of Dust, (2013). My work has appeared in many journals and anthologies. I co-edited "Cut Loose the Body: An Anthology of Poems on Torture and Fernando Botero's Abu Ghraib."

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Gospel of Dust
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2013)
, Meeting Bone Man
(Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2012)
Anthologies: 
Collective Brightness
(Sibling Rivalry Press, 2012)
, Come Together Imagine Peace
(Bottom Dog Press, 2008)
, DC Poets Against the War
(Argonne House Press, 2004)
, Full Moon on K Street
(Plan B Press, 2010)
, Poetic Voices Without Borders 2
(Gival Press, 2009)
, This Assignment Is So Gay
(Sibling Rivalry Press, 2013)
Journals: 
Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Drumvoices Revue, Out of Line, Poet Lore
Prizes Won: 
Pratt Library/Little Patuxent Review Poetry Prize Winner, 2012 Pushcart Prize Nominee, 2010, 2011, 2012 I have read at the Library of Congress' Poetry-at-Noon Series in 2009 and 2010, at the Folger Shakespeare Library in 2013. Best of the Net Nominee, 2008

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Pomona
Raised in: 
CA
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Last updated: Jun 07, 2013