Bertha Rogers (2009)

b.rogers_4web_1Poet, translator and visual artist Bertha Rogers was named the first Poet Laureate of Delaware County, NY in 2005. Her poetry and critical reviews have been featured in The MacGuffin, Connecticut Review, Laurel Review, Karamu, Nimrod, Chelsea, Pivot, Yankee, and Barrow Street; and in several anthologies. Her poetry collections include Sleeper, You Wake (Mellen, 1991),The Fourth Beast (Snark Publishing, 2004), For the Girl Buried in the Peat Bog (Six Swans Artists Editions, 1999), and A House of Corners, winner of the Maryland State Poetry Society and Review Competition (Three Conditions Press, Baltimore, 2000).