Bruce Roseland

Bruce Roseland

Bruce Roseland is a fourth-generation cattleman who grew up on – and still works – a ranch in north central South Dakota. His poetry collections include The Last Buffalo (2007 Wrangler Award), A Prairie Prayer (2009 Will Rogers Medallion Award), Cowman (2019 Will Rogers Medallion Award), and 2021’s Heart of the Prairie. Roseland holds a master’s degree in sociology from the University of North Dakota and serves as South Dakota State Poetry Society president and a South Dakota Humanities Council scholar.

Featured Book: Heart of the Prairie


Check back soon for details about Bruce’s appearance at the 2022 Festival of Books!

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