Emily Rosko

Poet

Charleston, SC

Author's Bio

Emily Rosko is the author of two award-winning poetry collections, Prop Rockery (University of Akron Press, 2012) and Raw Goods Inventory (University of Iowa Press, 2006). Additionally, she is the editor of A Broken Thing: Poets on the Line (University of Iowa Press, 2011). Her poems have been published in AGNI, Antioch Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Denver Quarterly, Laurel Review, New Orleans Review, and Pleiades, among others. She earned a MFA at Cornell and PhD in Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Missouri. She is assistant professor of English at the College of Charleston and the poetry editor for Crazyhorse.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
A Broken Thing: Poets on the Line (University of Iowa Press, 2011)
Books:
Prop Rockery (University of Akron Press, 2012)
,
Raw Goods Inventory (University of Iowa Press, 2006)
Prizes won: 

2011 Akron Poetry Prize;
2007 Glasgow Prize for Emerging
Writers;
2005 Iowa Poetry Prize;
Stegner Fellowship (2003-05);
Ruth Lilly Fellowship (2002);
AWP Intro Journals Award

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Lewisburg
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Last update: Nov 13, 2012