News

Darwin’s Mother, Sarah Rose’s second collection of poems, is under contract with the University of Pittsburgh Press for publication in Fall 2017. (9/2016)

Sarah Rose’s essay, “On the Fabric of the Body” is in The Kenyon Review Online‘s special issue, “The Poetics of Science.” (9/2016)

Blog post by Sarah Rose about poet Linda Gregg and creative writing pedagogy for The Writers Chronicle. “The Source of Poetry.” (7/2016)

New poem by Sarah Rose in Two Peach. “The Outer Crust.” (7/2016)

Sarah Rose’s poem “Material” is the Poem of the Week at Narrative Magazine. (6/2016)

“Reservoir,” a video collaboration between Sarah Rose Nordgren and Kathleen Kelley, is published in Issue 6 of Small Po[r]tions. You can view it here. (3/2016)

Registration is now open for Sarah Rose’s 8-week online poetry workshop through The Loft Literary Center this summer, 6/15-8/10, titled “The Art of Finding Poetry.” For course details, and to register, click here. (3/2016).

The Adroit Journal features Sarah Rose’s poem, “Kindling” on The Best of Adroit: 16 Poems for Valentines Day 2016. (2/2016)

Sarah Rose will serve as Final Judge for the annual Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition, sponsored by the North Carolina Writers Network and storySouth. Submissions are now open, and the deadline is March 1. See webpage for eligibility and guidelines. (1/2016)

Article about Sarah Rose’s visit to Washington & Jefferson College in student paper Red & Black. (11/2015)

New review of Best Bones in Quarterly West, by JP Grasser. (10/2015)

New review of Best Bones in first book round-up in Harvard Review, by William Doreski. (9/2015)

New review of Best Bones in storySouth, by Joellen Craft. (9/2015)

New review of Best Bones in The Iowa Review, by Phoebe Reeves. (8/2015)

The Cincinnati Art Museum‘s photography exhibit, entitled “Unknown Elements” will feature work by Sarah Rose as well as four other Cincinnati Writers: Matt Hart, Leah Stuart, Albert Pyle, and Kathy Wilson. The exhibit will run August 15-November 8. (8/2015)

Sarah Rose is excited to join the staff of 32 Poems Magazine as an Associate Editor. (8/2015)

New poem by Sarah Rose in the current issue of American Poetry Review. “Moral Animal.” (7/2015)

Sarah Rose’s poem, “Animal Space,” from Copper Nickel is featured on Verse Daily. (7/2015)

Interview with Sarah Rose in The Adroit Journal. (6/2015)

Sarah Rose will be joining the Creative Writing program at University of Cincinnati as a doctoral student in the Department of English and Comparative Literature beginning in fall 2015. (5/2015)

Sarah Rose has been awarded a Walter E. Dakin Fellowship at the 2015 Sewanee Writers Conference at The University of the South in Sewanee, TN. (5/2015)

New poem by Sarah Rose out in The Adroit Journal. “Kindling” [with audio]. (4/2015)

Weekly poem feature on PBS Newshour, with audio and text of “The Performance.” (3/2015)

Sarah Rose is profiled on PBS Newshour, with audio and text of “sisters.” (12/2014)

Sarah Rose writes about the creation of her poem “1917” for the Poetry Society of America blog.(12/2014)

Interview with Sarah Rose on the Memorious blog. (11/2014)

New poems by Sarah Rose out in Connotation Press’ A Poetry Congeries. “The Network,” “About Us,” and “Virtus et Scientia.” (11/2014)

New poem by Sarah Rose out in 32 Poems. “Your Server for This Evening.” (11/2014)

Radio interview with Sarah Rose on WVXU Cincinnati, audio here. (10/2014)

Sarah Rose’s poem “Blue Whale” from The Collagist is featured on Verse Daily. (10/2014)

New Poems by Sarah Rose out in The Paris-American. “The St. Bernard Soap Factory” and “The Cell.” (9/2014)

Sarah Rose’s poem, “Mother, Pressed,” from Agni is featured on Poetry Daily. (6/2014)

Sarah Rose Nordgren is the recipient of a 2014 Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council. “The Individual Excellence Award Program provides grants to Ohio artists for the exceptional merit of a completed body of work.” (4/2014)

Article by Sarah Rose about Evolution and Creationism debate published in Hippo Reads. “Science vs. ‘The Book’: Seeking Answers to Life’s Biggest Questions.” (4/2014)

New poem by Sarah Rose out in storySouth. “The Weed.” (3/2014)

Memorious names Best Bones as one of their ten Anticipated Books of 2014. (1/2014)

Sarah Rose Nordgren’s poetry collection, Best Bones, has been selected as winner of the 2013 Agnes Lynch Starrett Poetry Prize from University of Pittsburgh Press, and will be released as part of the Pitt Poetry Series in fall 2014. You can find the official press release here. (11/2013)

Sarah Rose’s poem, “The Performance” from The Literary Review is featured on Verse Daily. (9/2013)