Rick Chess, Ph.D.

Roy Carroll Distinguished Professor of Honors Arts and Sciences; Professor, Literature
208 Karpen Hall



B.A., Glassboro State College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Florida


Third Temple, University of Tampa Press 2007
Chair in the Desert, University of Tampa Press, 2000
TEKIAHUniversity of Georgia Press 1994; University of Tampa Press 2002
"Meditation upon Waking in Elul," The Forward, September 2000
"Third Temple," The Forward, January 2001
"Meditation upon Waking in Elul" and "Therapy," Tampa Review, Fall 2000
"Revelation," published on Poetry Daily,www.poems.com
"Unauthorized Haggadah," Jewish Books,www.jbooks.com
"Resistance and Redemption: Reflections on Contemporary Poetry," www.jbooks.com
"Original Light: Poetry Based on Biblical Texts," Alsop Review (www.alsopreview.com)