Rohan Preston

Poet

Lead Theater Critic Star Tribune
Minneapolis, MN 55488
Phone: 
(612) 673-4390

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Beyond the Frontier: African American Poetry for the 21st Century (Black Classic Press, 2002)
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Role Call: A Generational Anthology of Social & Political Black Art & Lit. (Third World Press, 2002)
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Bum Rush the Page: A Def Poetry Jam (Three Rivers Press, 2001)
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American Poetry: The Next Generation (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2000)
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Step into a World: A Global Anthology of the New Black Literature (Wiley, 2000)
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Wheel and Come Again - An Anthology of Reggae Poetry (Peepal Tree Press, 1998)
Books:
Soulfires: Young Black Men on Love and Violence (Penguin, 1996)
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Dreams in Soy Sauce (Tia Chucha Press, 1992)
Journals:
Atlanta Review
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Caribbean Writer
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Crab Orchard Review
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Drumvoices Revue
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Water~Stone Review

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jamaican American, African American
Prefers to work with: 
Teenagers, Teachers
Fluent in: 
Italian
Born in: 
St Mary
Jamaica
Raised in: 
Brooklyn, NY
New York
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Last update: Feb 14, 2008