Dean Rader

Festival Schedule:

Friday, October 12 – Montalvo Arts Center
 in conversation with Paul Muldoon at Opening Night details

Saturday, Oct 13th – Town Chambers/NUMU (venue to be confirmed)
Bullets Into Bells (to be confirmed) details

Dean Rader’s debut collection of poems, Works & Days, won the 2010 T. S. Eliot Poetry Prize and Landscape Portrait Figure Form (2014) was named by The Barnes & Noble Review as a Best Poetry Book. His most recent projects, all published in 2017, include Suture, collaborative sonnets written with Simone Muench (Black Lawrence), Bullets into Bells: Poets and Citizens Respond to Gun Violence edited with Brian Clements & Alexandra Teague (Beacon Press) and Self-Portrait as Wikipedia Entry (Copper Canyon), which was a finalist for both the Oklahoma Book Award and the Northern California Book Award. He is a professor at the University of San Francisco.