Meet John Rose

john rose


  • M.F.A. Creative Writing, University of Massachusetts
  • M.A. English, Southern Connecticut State University
  • B.A. English, University of Connecticut

Professional Publications & Presentations

  • Jack Mackerel Magazine
  • “Piece of Shredded Wheat on its Back Atop a Xerox Machine”
  • “Except the Dead Tree’s Suitcase, Except the Dead Tree’s Cane”
  • Old Crow Magazine
  • “Fingerpaint Flag Day, Rooster School”
  • “Lunchtime, Flag Day, Rooster School”
  • “Buskin Boots”
  • “Hot Wheel Tracks in the Schoolyard Sky”
  • Poetry  Reading, Putney Public Library (December 2007).
  • Poetry Reading, Spheris Art Gallery (March 2006).

Roles at Landmark

  • Assistant Professor of English

Academic Interests

  • Composing a 1000-page Poem based on June 14th, 1968
  • Research Assistant to Ed Sanders for his book-length poem, RFK’s Final Day

Professional Organizations

  • Academy of American Poets
  • National Council of Teachers of English