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Rochelle Goldstein

Rochelle-GoldsteinRochelle Goldstein recently graduated from Bennington’s MFA program in poetry where she was a recipient of the Jane Kenyon Scholarship. Her work has appeared in Podium and the Still Against the War anthology for the poet Marie Ponsot; she is currently working on a collection of poems and a memoir about her mother’s secret life. She has been a reporter, a magazine and book editor, an advertising copywriter, and a deli slicer, where she learned valuable knife and life sharpening skills. A native New Yorker, she resides in Brooklyn across the street from a park that Walt Whitman called into being while he was editor of the Brooklyn Eagle.