Brett Rutherford

Poet

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 & Prizes

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

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
English American, European American, Native American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, LGBTQ, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Scottdale
Raised in: 
Scottdale, PA
Pennsylvania
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Last update: Nov 02, 2016