Patrick Rosal is the author of three full-length poetry collections, Boneshepherds (2011), My American Kundiman (2006), and Uprock Headspin Scramble and Dive (2003). His poems and essays have appeared widely in journals and anthologies, including Tin House, American Poetry Review, Harvard Review, Ninth Letter, and Language for a New Century. He was a Fulbright fellow to the Philippines in 2009, and among other honors, he has won the Association of Asian American Studies Book Award as well as the Asian American Writers’ Workshop Members’ Choice Award. His performances, media work, essays, translations and poems have been received by audiences in the UK, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Argentina and the Caribbean. He has taught at Kundiman’s Summer Retreat and is a member of the Creative Writing faculty at Rutgers University-Camden.