Joseph Ross

Poet

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 & Prizes

Anthologies:
This Assignment Is So Gay (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2013)
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Collective Brightness (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2012)
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Full Moon on K Street (Plan B Press, 2010)
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Poetic Voices Without Borders 2 (Gival Press, 2009)
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Come Together Imagine Peace (Bottom Dog Press, 2008)
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DC Poets Against the War (Argonne House Press, 2004)
Books:
Gospel of Dust (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2013)
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Meeting Bone Man (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2012)
Journals: ,
Drumvoices Revue
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Out of Line
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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

More Information

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 update: Jun 07, 2013