Ted Jonathan

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Ted Jonathan is a poet and short story writer. Born and raised in the Bronx, he now lives in New Jersey. His poems and stories have appeared in many magazines and anthologies. Translations of his work have appeared in Russian magazines. He has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. His first collection Spiked Libido was published by Neukeia Press. His book of poems and short stories, Bones & Jokes, was published by NYQ Books (2009). NYQ Books has also published his latest full-length collection of poems Run (2016).    


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Big City Lit

Rays Road Review

The Pedestal Magazine reviews BONES & JOKES

Two Hawks Quarterly

Misfit Magazine


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Position(s) Held with NYQ

Curator and Host: NYQ Reading Series (2003 - Present)   

Poems/Articles/Artwork in NYQ

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Books in Print


NYQ Books™, 2016
96 Pages   
NYQ Books™ 

Bones & Jokes

NYQ Books™, 2009
124 Pages   
NYQ Books™ 

Spiked Libido

Neukeia Press, 1998
20 Pages   

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