Duane Esposito

Poet

One Education Drive
Garden City, NY 11530
Phone: 
516-572-7185 ext. 25633

Author's Bio

Duane Esposito is a Professor of English at Nassau Community. He has an M.A. from SUNY Brockport and an M.F.A. from the University of Arizona. His work was selected by Diane Glancy for an Academy of American Poets Award & his poems have been published in dozens of journals. His collections are The Book of Bubba (Brown Dog Press, 1998), Cadillac Battleship (brokenTribe Press, 2005), Declaration for Your Bones (Yuganta Press, 2012), Dropping Death, a collaboration with Ralph Nazareth (Yuganta Press, 2018), & Panic’s Hymn, a reissue / re- imagining of Cadillac Battleship. (GloveBox Poems, 2018). He lives on Long Island—on Lopsided Farm— with his wife, daughter, son, & many animals.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Dropping Death (Yuganta Press, 2018)
,
Declaration For Your Bones (Yuganta Press, 2012)
Prizes won: 

Academy of American Poets Award (1994)

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Cattle of the Lord by Rosa Alice Branco, Satan Says & The Dead & the Living by Sharon Olds, Rooting by Marianela Medrano, Cruelty & Killing Floor by Ai, Needful Things by Stephen King

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Brooklyn
Raised in: 
Dix Hills, NY
New York
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Last update: Oct 20, 2018