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Roy Nathanson photoRoy Nathanson is a saxophonist, poet, composer and teacher. He is the recipient of two NYFA Composition Fellowships, several grants from Meet the Composer, a Chamber Music America New Jazz Works grant, as well as a Bessie Award and the Joseph Jefferson Theatre Award.  In 2018 the archives of his work were purchased by the Fales Library of New York University where he currently teaches at Gallatin College. Nathanson lives in Brooklyn with his wife Charna Meyers with whom he shares a son (Gabriel Nathanson) and dog (Gracie).


Conversations and Other Songs,
a poetry collection by Roy Nathanson,
is now available from MadHat Press.

Conversations and Other Songs cover


MadHat Press is a leading publisher of unique and vital contemporary poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism.

MadHat Press seeks to foster the work of writers and poets: explosive, lyrical, passionate, deeply wrought voices that stretch the boundaries of language, narrative and image, vital and enduring literary voices that sing on the page as well as in the mind.

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