Emily Rosko was born in Pennsylvania, grew up in the Midwest, and later taught English in Siberia. A recipient of the Stegner, Ruth Lilly, and Javits fellowships, she holds degrees from Cornell and Purdue universities. Her poems have appeared in journals such as Another Chicago Magazine,The Beloit Poetry Journal, and Denver Quarterly, and her new book is Raw Goods Inventory.
Rosko read in Cornell’s Goldwin Smith Hall on April 5, 2007. This interview took place earlier the same day.