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Nathaniel Rosenthalis

Nathaniel Rosenthalis - Editor

New York, United States

Experienced editor and teacher specializing in creative nonfiction, poetry, and academic writing.

Overview

I'm a poet and essayist who is looking to apply my editorial eye and shaping hand to your manuscript. I have a strong publicity and editorial background, having spent time at W.W. Norton and Oxford University Press. In the past two years, I taught poetry and creative nonfiction at Washington University in St. Louis. My editorial philosophy is based on identifying the ambition of your manuscript and finding ways to help your manuscript achieve it. Whether you're an experienced author or a first-time writer, I have the skills to help bring your work to new levels of excellence.

Services
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Anthologies Cultural & Ethnic Themes LGBTQ Literature Poetry
Non-Fiction
Art Education & Reference History LGBTQ (non fiction) Sex & Relationships

Certifications

  • M.F.A. in Creative Writing from Washington University in St. Louis, 2016
  • B.A. in Liberal Arts from Sarah Lawrence, 2012

Awards

  • Howard Nemerov Award in Poetry
  • T.S. Eliot Scholarship
  • Sigma Tau Delta (English Honor Society)
  • Tent Fellowship, Yiddish Book Center
  • Stanley and Evelyn Lipkin Prize

Work experience

Senior Fellow in Poetry

Washington University in St. Louis
September, 2016 – June, 2017 (9 months)

Third-year fellowship given to one person in the M.F.A. program at Washington University in St. Louis. I taught poetry and creative nonfiction workshops in my second and third years in the program.

Assistant Editor

Oxford University Press
May, 2012 – July, 2014 (about 2 years)

Worked in the Higher Education group at Oxford University Press.

Portfolio (9 selected works)

Try Me

Niel Rosenthalis

Praise for "Try Me" by Niel Rosenthalis: 'Not just insight, but the strange detours consciousness must take to know itself--"I'm interested in the edge/I strive,toward;" not just desire, but the strange ways it flashes in and out of time; there's no one writing quite like Rosenthalis. "Buscando ser más," said Paulo Freire, and this is poetry that demands more, from experience, the self, the po... read more

Praise for "Try Me" by Niel Rosenthalis: 'Not just insight, but the strange detours consciousness must take to know itself--"I'm interested in the edge/I strive,toward;" not just desire, but the strange ways it flashes in and out of time; there's no one writing quite like Rosenthalis. "Buscando ser más," said Paulo Freire, and this is poetry that demands more, from experience, the self, the po... read more

Ghost Lights: A Novel

Lydia Millet

A funny and haunting new novel from "one of the most acclaimed novelists of her generation" (Los Angeles Times). Hal is a mild-mannered IRS bureaucrat who suspects that his wife is cheating with her younger, more virile coworker. At a drunken dinner party, Hal volunteers to fly to Belize in search of Susan's employer, T.―the protagonist of Lydia Millet's much-lauded novel How the Dead Dream―wh... read more

A funny and haunting new novel from "one of the most acclaimed novelists of her generation" (Los Angeles Times). Hal is a mild-mannered IRS bureaucrat who suspects that his wife is cheating with her younger, more virile coworker. At a drunken dinner party, Hal volunteers to fly to Belize in search of Susan's employer, T.―the protagonist of Lydia Millet's much-lauded novel How the Dead Dream―wh... read more

Nauman Reiterated (Electronic Mediations)

Janet Kraynak

Bruce Nauman has been a force in the art world since the early 1960s with his challenging audio and video installations, photographic art, neon art, and sculptures. However, until now there has been surprisingly little sustained critical analysis of his extraordinary oeuvre.Nauman Reiterated offers the first scholarly assessment of the artist’s production with an in-depth thematic investigatio... read more

Bruce Nauman has been a force in the art world since the early 1960s with his challenging audio and video installations, photographic art, neon art, and sculptures. However, until now there has been surprisingly little sustained critical analysis of his extraordinary oeuvre.Nauman Reiterated offers the first scholarly assessment of the artist’s production with an in-depth thematic investigatio... read more

Physical Geography: The Global Environment

H. J. de Blij, Peter O. Muller, James E. Burt, Joseph A. Mason

Build the course you want to teach.Well known for its flexibility, clarity of presentation, and graphic excellence, Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Fourth Edition, provides a thorough, scientifically authoritative, accessible, and geographic view into Earth's physical systems.DISTINCTIVE FEATURESFlexible structure: Fifty short, self-contained units make the material in the text eas... read more

Build the course you want to teach.Well known for its flexibility, clarity of presentation, and graphic excellence, Physical Geography: The Global Environment, Fourth Edition, provides a thorough, scientifically authoritative, accessible, and geographic view into Earth's physical systems.DISTINCTIVE FEATURESFlexible structure: Fifty short, self-contained units make the material in the text eas... read more

Works and Days

Bernadette Mayer

A brand spanking new collection, Works and Days is classic Bernadette Mayer: fresh, learned, exciting, and endlessly surprising Part springtime journal (“why are there thorns?”), Works and Days meditates on the first wasps and chipmunks of the season, times’ passage, grackle hearts, and dandelions, while also collecting dozens of poems considering the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas Browne, “Go Aw... read more

A brand spanking new collection, Works and Days is classic Bernadette Mayer: fresh, learned, exciting, and endlessly surprising Part springtime journal (“why are there thorns?”), Works and Days meditates on the first wasps and chipmunks of the season, times’ passage, grackle hearts, and dandelions, while also collecting dozens of poems considering the Catholic Church, Sir Thomas Browne, “Go Aw... read more

Microelectronic Circuits (The Oxford Series in Electrical and Computer Engineering) 7th edition

Adel S. Sedra, Kenneth C. Smith

This market-leading textbook remains the standard of excellence and innovation. Built on Adel S. Sedra's and Kenneth C. Smith's solid pedagogical foundation, the seventh edition of Microelectronic Circuits is the best yet. In addition to updated content and coverage designed to reflect changes in IC technology, the text also provides the most comprehensive, flexible, accurate, and design-orien... read more

This market-leading textbook remains the standard of excellence and innovation. Built on Adel S. Sedra's and Kenneth C. Smith's solid pedagogical foundation, the seventh edition of Microelectronic Circuits is the best yet. In addition to updated content and coverage designed to reflect changes in IC technology, the text also provides the most comprehensive, flexible, accurate, and design-orien... read more

Caravaggio: A Life Sacred and Profane

Andrew Graham-Dixon

“This book resees its subject with rare clarity and power as a painter for the 21st century.”―Hilary Spurling, New York Times Book Review In a bravura performance, Andrew Graham-Dixon explores Caravaggio’s staggering artistic achievements, delving into the original Italian sources to create a masterful profile of the mercurial painter. This New York Times and Washington Post Notable Book of th... read more

“This book resees its subject with rare clarity and power as a painter for the 21st century.”―Hilary Spurling, New York Times Book Review In a bravura performance, Andrew Graham-Dixon explores Caravaggio’s staggering artistic achievements, delving into the original Italian sources to create a masterful profile of the mercurial painter. This New York Times and Washington Post Notable Book of th... read more

Epigenetics: How Environment Shapes Our Genes

Richard C. Francis

Goodbye, genetic blueprint. . . . The first book for general readers on the game-changing field of epigenetics. The burgeoning new science of epigenetics offers a cornucopia of insights―some comforting, some frightening. For example, the male fetus may be especially vulnerable to certain common chemicals in our environment, in ways that damage not only his own sperm but also the sperm of his s... read more

Goodbye, genetic blueprint. . . . The first book for general readers on the game-changing field of epigenetics. The burgeoning new science of epigenetics offers a cornucopia of insights―some comforting, some frightening. For example, the male fetus may be especially vulnerable to certain common chemicals in our environment, in ways that damage not only his own sperm but also the sperm of his s... read more

Engineering Your Future: Comprehensive

William C. Oakes, Les L. Leone

Engineering Your Future: A Comprehensive Introduction to Engineering, Eighth Edition, is an authoritative guide to the academic expectations and professional opportunities in engineering, a field that is both academically rigorous and creatively demanding. Today's engineering students are faced with endless career opportunities. Engineering Your Future clarifies those options and directs stude... read more

Engineering Your Future: A Comprehensive Introduction to Engineering, Eighth Edition, is an authoritative guide to the academic expectations and professional opportunities in engineering, a field that is both academically rigorous and creatively demanding. Today's engineering students are faced with endless career opportunities. Engineering Your Future clarifies those options and directs stude... read more

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