Conrad is the author of several collections of poetry, including Gil Ott Book Award-winner The Book of Frank (2010), Advanced ELVIS Course (2009) and Deviant Propulsion (2006). The City Real & Imagined: Philadelphia Poems (2010) is Conrad’s collaboration with poet Frank Sherlock.
He has edited, with Magdalena Zurawski, Frequency Audio Journal, as well as Banjo: Poets Talking. Conrad has led workshops at the St. Marks Poetry Project and elsewhere. He lives in Philadelphia.
Poems By CACONRAD
Audio & PodcastsPoetry Off the Shelf
Confessional Poetry Off the Shelf
CA Conrad talks about Anne Sexton’s landscapes of grief.
October 2013: "what we came here to do"
Poems from Hannah Gamble, Nate Marshall, and CA Conrad, plus Peter Quartermain on "stubborn poetries."
Slaves of Hope Live Only for Tomorrow
CAConrad reads and discusses his performance at the Museum of Modern Art that alarmed the museum’s security staff. Produced by Colin McNulty.