Roger Rosenblatt is the author of five New York Times Notable Books of the Year, four national bestsellers. and seven off-Broadway plays. His essays for Time magazine and the PBS NewsHour have won two George Polk Awards, the Peabody, and the Emmy, among others. In 2015, he won the Kenyon Review Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement. He held the Briggs-Copeland appointment in the teaching of writing at Harvard.
His most recent work, Cold Moon: On Life, Love, and Responsibility, is a compassionate memoir dedicated to the three most important lessons he had learned in life.
He is Distinguished Professor of English and Writing at SUNY Stony Brook/Southampton.