Ruben Quesada

Chicago, IL

Author's Bio

Ruben Quesada is a poet, editor, and translator. His writing and media have been featured at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Poetry Foundation, Ploughshares, TriQuarterly, the American Poetry Review, Southern Humanities Review, and elsewhere.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Next Extinct Mammal
(Greenhouse Review Press, 2011)
Anthologies: 
Collective Brightness: LGBTIQ Poets on Faith, Religion & Spirituality
(Sibling Rivalry Press, 2011)
, Divining Divas
(Lethe Press, 2012)
Journals: 
American Poetry Review, BOAAT Journal, Cimarron Review, Entropy, Jam Tarts, Origins, Pilgrimage, Ploughshares blog, Queen Mob's Tea House, Rattle, The Southern California Review, Southern Humanities Review, Stand Magazine, Superstition Review, The Oxford American, The Rumpus, Third Coast, TriQuarterly, Tupelo Quarterly
Chapbooks: 
Exiled from the Throne of Night
(Aureole Press, 2008)

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
In Full Velvet by Jenny Johnson
,
After Babel by George Steiner
,
Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora
,
The Cambridge Companion to Latina/o American Literature by John Morán González

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
G/L/B/T, Hispanic, Latino/Latina
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, French, Spanish
Born in: 
Los Angeles
Raised in: 
CA
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Last updated: Dec 22, 2017