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Gabriel Rosenstock

Poet (Éire/ Ireland)

Poet, novelist, playwright, author/translator of over 170 books, mostly in Irish. Taught haiku at the Schule für Dichtung (Poetry Academy) in Vienna and Hyderabad Literary Festival, India. Also writes for children. Among the anthologies in which he is represented is Best European Fiction 2012 (Dalkey Archive Press) and Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years (W. W. Norton & Co. 2013). Books Ireland, Summer 2012, says of his comic novel My Head is Missing: ‘This is a departure for Rosenstock but he is surefooted as he takes on the comic genre and writes a story full of engaging characters and a plot that keeps the reader turning the page.’
Where Light Begins is a selection of haiku and The Invisible Light features haiku in Irish, English, Spanish and Japanese with work by American master photographer Ron Rosenstock. His latest book is a bilingual volume of poems, Sasquatch (Arlen House 2013).