Dr. Phil Terman

DEGREES EARNED / CERTIFICATIONS / PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

  • PH.D. Ohio State 1988

PRIMARY COURSES TAUGHT

  • Creative Writing
  • Bible as literature
  • Literature and Culture of the 1960s

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Writing Poetry

MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS / PRESENTATIONS

  • Our Portion: New and Selected Poems (2015, Autumn House Press)
  • My Dear Friend Kafka:  Selected Poems Translated Into Arabic by Saleh Razzouk (Ninawa Publications, Damascus, 2015)
  • Like a Bird Entering a Window and Leaving Through Another Window (collaboration between my poetry, paintings by James Stewart, Bookbinding by Susan Frakes) (2015)
  • The Torah Garden (Autumn House Press, 2011)
  • Rabbis of the Air (Autumn House Press, 2007)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • My poetry books have been reviewed in many journals and newspapers, including The Jerusalem Post, Poetry Magazine, Tikkun Magazine, The Pittsburgh City Paper, The Laurel Review, The Forward, The Oil City Derrick, and others.
  • Poems read by Garrison Keillor on Writer's Almanac (June 17, 2015 and September 18, 2015)
  • The Silence Flowering It Birdsong: A Song Cycle for piano, tenor and keyboard, Poetry by Philip Terman, Music by Brent Register.  (Published by Jeane-Inc   Company)
  • Poetry-Jazz:  I perform poetry with the Jazz Band Catro.   We've performed dozens of times over the last ten years at many venues,  including Linoln Hall in Foxburg, PACA in Erie, PA, Grove City College
  • I have done several hundred poetry readings at universities and community centers throughout the country.
  • The Anna Davidson Rosenberg Award for Poems on the Jewish Experience (Judah Magnus Museum, 1995)

Current professional Associations

  • The AWP (Associated Writers Programs)

ADDITIONAL Information

  • Poem published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:

http://www.post-gazette.com/opinion/2016/01/16/Saturday-Poem-The-Sentinel/stories/201601160048

 

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Last Updated 12/7/18