About Stan Sanvel Rubin

Stan Sanvel Rubin directed the Brockport Writers Forum and Videotape Library (SUNY) literary arts program. He holds the SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching. His books include The Post-Confessionals, a collection of his interviews with contemporary American poets, and Hidden Sequel, which won the Barrow Street Book Award for 2005. He writes for Water-Stone.

Celebrating Lyric Poetry

Stan Sanvel Rubin’s third collection of poems, Hidden Sequel, the winner of the 2006 Barrow Street Poetry Prize, contains this opening epigraph: No, my heart is not sleeping, It is awake. Awake.” –Machado Right from the start, in the beat between two awakes, we are roused as if by a hypnotist who is letting us … Continue reading

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