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Natania Rosenfeld

b. 1963

Current City, State, Country

Chicago, IL, USA


Natania Rosenfeld is a writer, independent scholar and Professor Emerita of English at Knox College. She has published two books of poetry, The Blue Bed (Spuyten Duyvil Press 2021) and Wild Domestic (Sheep Meadow Press 2015), as well as a scholarly book, Outsiders Together: Virginia and Leonard Woolf (Princeton 2000). An e-chapbook, She and I, appeared in 2018 from Essay Press. Her essays, poems and fiction have appeared in journals including AGNI, The Yale Review, APR, Raritan, Gettysburg Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, and Southwest Review, and four essays have been listed as “Notable” in Best American Essays collections. “Beret,” a poem published in Yale Review, received Special Mention in the 2020 Pushcart Prize anthology. In 2018, she was named one of 30 “Writers to Watch” by the Guild Literary Complex in Chicago.

Published Works

The Blue Bed (Spuyten Duyvil Press, 2021)
She and I, an e-chapbook, (Essay Press, 2018)
Wild Domestic (Sheep Meadow Press, 2015)

Outsiders Together: Virginia and Leonard Woolf (Princeton University Press, 2000)

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Current Title

Professor Emerita, Knox College; teacher, writer, independent scholar


Bryn Mawr College
Princeton University

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