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Terry Robards

Terry Robards (1939-2024) Journalist, critic. Terry Robards was born in Manhattan, New York, and died in Upper Jay, New York.

Jerome Rothenberg

Jerome Rothenberg (1931-2024) Poet, translator, anthologist. Jerome Rothenberg was born in New York City and died in Encinitas, California.

Faith Ringgold

Faith Ringgold (1930-2024) Multimedia artist, author. Faith Ringgold was born in Manhattan, New York, and died in Englewood, New Jersey.

Trina Robbins

Trina Robbins (1938-2024) Artist, writer, editor, cartoonist. Trina Robbins was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in San Francisco, California.

Chita Rivera

Chita Rivera (1933-2024) Dancer, singer, autobiographer. Chita Rivera was born in Washington, District of Columbia, and died in New York City. She was a star of Broadway and lived in Rockland County, New York.

Robert Rosenthal

Robert Rosenthal (1933-2024) Psychologist, author. Robert Rosenthal was born in Giessen, Germany, and died in Riverside, California.

J Courtney Reid

J. Courtney Reid is an Associate Profressor of English at SUNY Adirondack, and the director of the Writers Project at SUNY Adirondack.

Frazier Russell

FRAZIER RUSSELL is Assistant Director and a core faculty member of The Writers Studio, a private school for writers located in Manhattan, and recently profiled in Poets & Writers Magazine. He has given readings, and conducted workshops, at numerous venues, including Lincoln Center, Cleveland State University, The Knitting Factory, and the St. Mark’s Poetry Project. … Continued

Ellen Rocco

Ellen Rocco has organized and produced the station’s Readers & Writers on the Air series since its inception in 1993. She also serves as on-air host. Ellen has been station manager since 1980. During the past 20 years, she has served as a NYSCA panelist, as a New York Council for the Humanities Board member, … Continued