Patrick Rosal is a composer, interdisciplinary artist, and author, most recently of Brooklyn Antediluvian, winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize. He has earned fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Fulbright Senior Research Program. A professor of English at Rutgers-Camden, he is founding co-editor of the sports literary magazine Some Call It Ballin’ and curator for the unmappable ad hoc Institute for Contemporary Collaborative Imagining. He has led writing workshops for youth, incarcerated populations, and many other communities across the country. His forthcoming title, The Last Thing: New and Selected Poems, will be available in 2021.