“A prolific poet, printer, publisher and painter of sacred and secular icons, Mr. Oresick celebrated and epitomized the unflagging work ethic that characterized so many Western Pennsylvania immigrants."
--Marylynne Pitz, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“His life overflowed with faith and art, and, in fact, was a nexus of the two.”
--Jake Oresick, son and writer
Most recent collection of poems:
Oresick, Peter. Iconoscope: New and Selected Poems (U of Pittsburgh P, 2015)
Forthcoming in Oct 2016 with Carnegie Mellon UP:
a collection of Willa Cather’s 10 Pittsburgh Stories, edited by Peter Oresick