Josh Lefkowitz received an Avery Hopwood Award for Poetry at the University of Michigan. His poems and essays have been widely published online and in print, including The New York Times, Electric Literature, Washington Square Review, The Millions, The Rumpus, as well as in Canada, Ireland, and the United Kingdom.
Josh previously wrote and performed a pair of full-length autobiographical monologues to theaters and spaces across the country. Favorable reviews and feature articles include The Washington Post, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Baltimore Sun, and others.
He has recorded humorous essays for NPR and the BBC, and his poems have been read aloud on All Things Considered and WNYC.
Born and raised in the suburbs of Detroit, Josh currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.