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J. Allyn Rosser

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Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, English Literature, 1991

M.A., University of Pennsylvania, English Literature and Writing, 1988

B.A., Middlebury College, French and English, 1980

Scholarly Focus

  • Creative Writing: Poetry
  • British, Irish, and American Modern Fiction



Misery Prefigured, winner of Crab Orchard Award, Southern Illinois University Press, 2001

Foiled Again, winner of the New Criterion Poetry Prize, Ivan R. Dee, 2007

Bright Moves, winner of Samuel French Morse Prize, Northeastern University Press, 1990