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Daniel Asa Rose, American writer, editor. Recipient O'Henry prize, New York City, 1980, New England Booksellers award, Boston, 2001; fellow, National Education Association Literacy, 2006; scholar Ella Baker, 2005. Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association (Fiction award 1996, 1997), National Book Critics Circuit, Authors Guild, Phi Beta Kappa (vice president, Brown University chapter).

Background

Rose, Daniel Asa was born on November 20, 1949 in New York City. Son of Gilbert Jacob and Anne Kaufman Rose.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in English with honors, Brown University, 1971.

Career

Travel columnist Esquire, New York City, 1984—1990. Book reviewer Vanity Fair, 1990—1995. Food editor Rhode Island Monthly, Providence, 1995—2001.

Travel editor Madison, New York City, 1997—2000. Arts & culture editor The Forward, 2000—2003. Editor The Reading Room, since 2005.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Flipping for It, 1987, Small Family with Rooster, 1988, Hiding Places: A Father and His Sons Retrace Their Family's Escape from the Holocaust, 2000, Larry's Kidney: Being the True Story of How I Found Myself in China With My Black Sheep Cousin and his Mail-Order Bride, Skiritng the Law to Get Him a Transplant and Save His Life, 2009, stories in The New Yorker, Partisan Review, Ploughshares short stories. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association (Fiction award 1996, 1997), National Book Critics Circuit, Authors Guild, Phi Beta Kappa (vice president, Brown University chapter).

Connections

Married Laura Love Rose, November 30, 1974 (divorced 1981). Children: Alexander Edward, Marshall. Married Shelley Elaine Roth, September 5, 1993.

Children: Spencer Conrad Roth-Rose, Jeremy Adam Roth-Rose.

father:
Gilbert Jacob

mother:
Anne Kaufman Rose

spouses:
Laura Love Rose

Shelley Elaine Roth

children:
Alexander Edward Rose

Marshall Rose

Spencer Conrad Roth-Rose

Jeremy Adam Roth-Rose