Mira Rosenthal

Mira Rosenthal (’00): Mira Rosenthal is the author of the poetry collection The Local World, which won the Wick Poetry Prize. Among her awards are fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the PEN American Center, the MacDowell Colony, the American Council of Learned Societies, and Stanford University, where she was a Wallace Stegner Fellow in Poetry. While on a Fulbright Fellowship to Poland, she discovered her passion for translating contemporary Polish poetry. Her translations include Colonies and The Forgotten Keys, both by Tomasz Rozycki. Her poems, translations, and essays have been published in many literary journals and anthologies, including Ploughshares, American Poetry Review, Slate, A Public Space, and Mentor and Muse: Essays from Poets to Poets. www.mirarosenthal.com