Ned O'Gorman, the founder/head of The Children's Storefront School in Harlem, has published six volumes of poetry, three nonfiction books, and one piece of children's literature. He has received two Guggenheim fellowships, won the Lamont Award from the Academy of American Poets and been granted the Rothko Chapel Award for Commitment to Truth and Freedom. His work has appeared in such places as The Paris Review, The New Yorker, Harper's Bazaar and The Partisan Review.