David J. Rothman is Director of the Poetry Concentration in the MFA at Western State Colorado University, and he also teaches at the University of Colorado at Boulder, Denver University, and Lighthouse Writers Workshop of Denver. He is the author of three previous volumes of poetry, Dominion of Shadow, The Elephant’s Chiropractor (a Finalist for the Colorado Book Award), and Beauty at Night. Another volume of poems, Part of the Darkness, is forthcoming from Entasis and a further, Go Big, is forthcoming from Red Hen Press. He is the editor of The Geography of Hope: Poets of Colorado’s Western Slope. His essays on many subjects have appeared widely. He was co-founder and the first Executive Director of the Crested Butte Music Festival and has served as director of a number of other arts and educational organizations. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and two sons.
Paperback: 94 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/White Violet Press (February 7, 2013)