Sesshu Foster (born April 5, 1957) is an American poet and novelist.
Foster has taught composition and literature in East LA since 1985, and has also taught at the University of Iowa, the California Institute of the Arts, the University of California, Santa Cruz and the Jack Kerouac School's Summer Writing Program. He was in residence at California State University, Los Angeles.
- City of the Future 2018
- ELADATL: A History of the East Los Angeles Dirigible Air Transport Lines City Lights Publishers, 2019.
- World Ball Notebook City Lights Publishers. 2008. ISBN 978-0-87286-467-2.
- American Loneliness: Selected Poems (Beyond Baroque, 2006)
- Atomik Aztex. City Lights Publishing 2005. ISBN 978-0-87286-440-5.
- City Terrace Field Manual Kaya/Muae. 1996. ISBN 978-1-885030-19-1.
- Angry Days 1987