Claudia La Rocco is a New York-based poet, critic, and teacher whose work typically revolves around collaborative, interdisciplinary projects and performances. Her works have appeared in Monthly Column, Artforum (2013–present); Site specific poetry and dance performance with Aynsley Vandenbroucke and Lauren Grace Bakst, Counterpath Press (2013); and The Triumph of Poverty: Poetry Inspired by the Works of Nicole Eisenman, Off the Park Press (2012).

La Rocco’s awards and residencies include Headlands Center for the Arts, CA (2013); Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant, NY (2011); and Mount Tremper Arts, NY (2011). She received her B.A. from Bowdoin College.