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Chapbook “numinous” forthcoming

I am thrilled to announce my chapbook, numinous, will be forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. These are poems I wrote over the last ten years, bringing together a range of influences, events and obsessions…

Chapbook “numinous” forthcoming

I am thrilled to announce my chapbook, numinous, will be forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. These are poems I wrote over the last ten years, bringing together a range of influences, events and obsessions…

Verse - a Poetic Murder Mystery

Verse – A Poetic Murder Mystery

I penned this poetic webseries, produced by prolific Rattapallax Films, featured on Koldcast TV, winner of Best Dramatic Script at the LA Webfest 2011…

Verse - a Poetic Murder Mystery

Verse – A Poetic Murder Mystery

I penned this poetic webseries, produced by prolific Rattapallax Films, featured on Koldcast TV, winner of Best Dramatic Script at the LA Webfest 2011…

Drunken Oasis

Drunken Oasis – Collected Poems

As the persona, Claire Wilks, a dead poet character from the VERSE webseries, I conjured this collection of retro-poems, published by Rattapallax Press, 2011…

Drunken Oasis

Drunken Oasis – Collected Poems

As the persona, Claire Wilks, a dead poet character from the VERSE webseries, I conjured this collection of retro-poems, published by Rattapallax Press, 2011…

My Movie Pitch

My Movie Pitch – Doggy Bags with Edward Burns

As winner of the 2011 My Movie Pitch contest, my pitch was turned into the short film Doggy Bags by extraordinary filmmaker Ed Burns and featured at the Tribeca Film Festival 2012…

My Movie Pitch

My Movie Pitch – Doggy Bags with Edward Burns

As winner of the 2011 My Movie Pitch contest, my pitch was turned into the short film Doggy Bags by extraordinary filmmaker Ed Burns and featured at the Tribeca Film Festival 2012…

Vegas - Based on a True Story

VEGAS – Based on a True Story – Amir Naderi

With legendary filmmaker Amir Naderi, I had the honor of co-writing this script which premiered in competition at the Venice, 2008 & Tribeca, 2009 Film Festivals, distributed by Cinetic Media….

Vegas - Based on a True Story

VEGAS – Based on a True Story – Amir Naderi

With legendary filmmaker Amir Naderi, I had the honor of co-writing this script which premiered in competition at the Venice, 2008 & Tribeca, 2009 Film Festivals, distributed by Cinetic Media….

Radio Poetique hosted by Susan Brennan

Radio Poetique – hosted by Susan Brennan on PENN Sound

A poet with an M-Audio is a beautiful thing indeed. After recording hundreds of hours of interviews with poets and their poems, as well as various poetry readings, I went to work editing poems into single files and posting them on PennSound, University of Pennsylvania’s ongoing audio archive project…

Radio Poetique hosted by Susan Brennan

Radio Poetique – hosted by Susan Brennan on PENN Sound

A poet with an M-Audio is a beautiful thing indeed. After recording hundreds of hours of interviews with poets and their poems, as well as various poetry readings, I went to work editing poems into single files and posting them on PennSound, University of Pennsylvania’s ongoing audio archive project…

Ariel Text Experiments

Circus Warehouse – “Aerial Text Experiments”

As a response to 100K Poets for Change/Michael Rothenberg’s call-to-action 100K, I collaborated with Suzi Winson and Circus Warehouse to wed aerialists and text to promote social and political change – and to have a damned good time doing it! On September 24, 2011, we were a part of over 700 events in 550 cities and 95 countries that busted out a poetic force…

Ariel Text Experiments

Circus Warehouse – “Aerial Text Experiments”

As a response to 100K Poets for Change/Michael Rothenberg’s call-to-action 100K, I collaborated with Suzi Winson and Circus Warehouse to wed aerialists and text to promote social and political change – and to have a damned good time doing it! On September 24, 2011, we were a part of over 700 events in 550 cities and 95 countries that busted out a poetic force…

Congressional Hearing on Healthcare for Artists

2006, Acts of Art joined forces with long standing activist and writer, Mae Jackson, Art Without Walls and we pulled together this incredible public hearing. A distinguished panel of witnesses from the healthcare field and artistic organizations. Congressman John Conyers and New York City Council Member Charles Barron listened as artists testified their specific healthcare struggles to a packed Brooklyn Borough Hall, and an often underrepresented community was heard.

Congressional Hearing on Healthcare for Artists

2006, Acts of Art joined forces with long standing activist and writer, Mae Jackson, Art Without Walls and we pulled together this incredible public hearing. A distinguished panel of witnesses from the healthcare field and artistic organizations. Congressman John Conyers and New York City Council Member Charles Barron listened as artists testified their specific healthcare struggles to a packed Brooklyn Borough Hall, and an often underrepresented community was heard.

Split This Rock Poetry Festival

Split This Rock Poetry Festival

A festival celebrating poetry of witness and provocation has rocked DC every two years since 2008. I facilitated and presented two panels in 2008, and proudly marched to the White House with a ruckus cloud of poets….

Split This Rock Poetry Festival

Split This Rock Poetry Festival

A festival celebrating poetry of witness and provocation has rocked DC every two years since 2008. I facilitated and presented two panels in 2008, and proudly marched to the White House with a ruckus cloud of poets….

Acts of Art - Susan Brennan

Acts of Art

I formed this organization which invited artists to become civically engaged. Acts of Art sponsored a Congressional Hearing on Healthcare for Artists, participated in many Brooklyn Peace Fairs, and gathered funds and art supplies for children in New Orleans and Afghanistan…

Acts of Art - Susan Brennan

Acts of Art

I formed this organization which invited artists to become civically engaged. Acts of Art sponsored a Congressional Hearing on Healthcare for Artists, participated in many Brooklyn Peace Fairs, and gathered funds and art supplies for children in New Orleans and Afghanistan…