Yehoshua November

b. 1979

Current City, State, Country

Teaneck, New Jersey, USA

Birth City, State, Country

Miami Beach, Florida, USA


Yehoshua November is the author of God’s Optimism (a finalist for the L.A. Times Book Prize) and Two Worlds Exist (a finalist for the National Jewish Book Award and Paterson Poetry Prize). His work has been featured in The New York Times Magazine, Harvard Divinity Bulletin, The Sun, Tikkun, Virginia Quarterly Review, and on National Public Radio and On Being’s Poetry Unbound podcast program. He teaches writing at Rutgers and Touro University.

Published Works

Two Worlds Exist (Orison Books, 2016)
God’s Optimism (Main Street Rag, 2010)

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Binghamton University
University of Pittsburgh

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