Ralph Nazareth is Professor of English at Nassau Community College on Long Island and Managing Editor of Yuganta Press in Stamford. For the past ten years he has been a volunteer teacher of creative writing at maximum security prisons in New York State. His poetry and prose have appeared in books, magazines, and journals here and abroad, including most recently in the award-winning collection Indivisible: An Anthology of Contemporary South Asian American Poetry and Multilingual Anthology: The Americas Poetry Festival of New York 2014. His collection of poems Ferrying Secrets was published in 2005 in Hyderabad, India.
This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.