Ruben Quesada

Ruben Quesada (’07): Ruben Quesada is the author of Next Extinct Mammal, and Exiled from the Throne of Night: Selected Translations of Luis Cernuda. Quesada is founding editor of Codex Journal, poetry editor at The Cossack Review and Cobalt, staff writer at Luna Luna Magazine, and co-founder of Stories & QueerHis new book of poetry, Revelations, was published in November, 2018, by Sibling Rivalry Press. A two-time Pushcart Prize nominee, his poetry has appeared in The American Poetry Review, Cimarron Review, Third Coast, Rattle, Superstition Review, Boaat Press, and others. Quesada is an Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at Eastern Illinois University. He is at work on his second collection of poetry and he is editing an anthology of essays on Latino Poetics forthcoming from University of New Mexico Press. He attended the Community of Writers in 2010.