Library of Congress

National Book Festival

At the 2018 National Book Festival


  • Poetry & Prose
    Saturday, September 1
    12:35 pm - 1:50 pm

Book Signing

  • Saturday, September 1
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Patrick Rosal’s latest book, “Brooklyn Antediluvian: Poems” (Persea), was a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Award for Poetry. His previous collections are “Boneshepherds,” My American Kundiman” and “Uprock Headspin Scramble and Dive.” Rosal is a Fulbright Fellow, National Endowment for the Arts Fellow and a Lucas Arts Fellow. His poems and essays have been published in The New York Times, Tin House, Drunken Boat, Poetry and the New England Review. He teaches at Rutgers University at Camden and lives in Philadelphia.

Patrick Rosal