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Rodrigo Toscano

RODRIGO TOSCANO’S two books of poetry are Partisans (O Books) and The Disparities (Green Integer). His third book Platform (Atelos Press) is due later this year. His work has been translated into Spanish, Portuguese, and German. Toscano lives and works in New York City. He can be reached at [email protected]

Pre-Capitalist Duende Outbounds Archie: Dependendant Kontent?

“I the devil what would more design trans-death, than trans-life”

Some Brooklyn Northside Calaveritas

Suppose pondering the cultural flock some high noon

from Clock, Deck, and Movement

Rodrigo Toscano's newest book is Collapsible Poetics Theater, which was a 2007 National Poetry Series selection.

(Part 1 from) Truax Inimical

Don’t tread on you? Entity.


Rodrigo Toscano’s newest upcoming book is Deck of Deeds (Counterpath Press 2012). Collapsible Poetics Theater was a 2007 National Poetry Series Selection. His poetry has appeared in the anthologies, Against Expression, Diasporic Avant Gardes, and Poetic Voices Without Borders. Toscano has worked for the Labor Institute for 12 years. He works out of a laptop, tethered to a Droid, residing in airports nationwide, occupying poetics in midflight. He lives happily and snuggly resides in the Greenpoint Township of Brooklyn, where he runs and writes for the North Brooklyn Runners. 


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