Patrick Rosal is one of America’s most dynamic poets of the immigrant experience, his poems ringing with the music of a multicultural existence. A writer of fierce conscience and big heart, Rosal is known internationally for his captivating recitations, his poems written to be performed and heard as much as read. He is the author of four poetry collections, including Brooklyn Antediluvian and My American Kundiman, which won the 2006 Book Award in Poetry from the Association of Asian American Studies and the 2007 Global Filipino Literary Award.