Rachel Hadas

Rachel Hadas is the author of many books of poetry, essays, and translations; her most recent collection is Poems for Camilla (2018).  A new book of poems, Love and Dread, is due out later this fall, and prose selections, Piece by Piece, in Spring 2021. Rachel is Board of Governors Professor of English at Rutgers-Newark, where she has taught for many years.  Her honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship in Poetry, the O.B. Hardison Poetry Prize, and a Directors’ Fellowship at the Center for Scholars and Writers (New York Public Library).


Participation at the 2020 West End Poetry Festival

  • Featured Poet | Saturday, October 17 | 4:00 – 6:00 pm | via Zoom and Facebook

For a full schedule and descriptions of all sessions, see the festival schedule.