“Everything, from their contemporary vibe to their sound play, is exemplary. These poems are a must read for our times.” -Phillip B. Williams, author of Thief in the Interior
Wesley Rothman’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 32 Poems, Copper Nickel, Crab Orchard Review, Drunken Boat, Four Way Review, Harvard Divinity Bulletin, Harvard Review, Mississippi Review, Narrative Magazine, New England Review, Poet Lore, Post Road, Prairie Schooner, The Rumpus, Third Coast, Vinyl Poetry, Waccamaw, Waxwing, and The White Review, as well as the Golden Shovel Anthology, Poets on Growth, and It Was Written: Poetry Inspired by Hip-Hop, among other venues. His criticism has appeared in Boston Review, Rain Taxi Review of Books, The Southeast Review, and regularly in American Microreviews and Interviews. Rothman serves Salamander Magazine, Tupelo Quarterly, and Mass Poetry in advisory capacities. Recipient of a Vermont Studio Center fellowship, his work has received nominations for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net anthologies, and he teaches writing and cultural literatures throughout Boston.