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Julia Madsen

Twitter: @madddsense

Instagram: @madsense






Julia Madsen is a multimedia poet and educator. She received an MFA in Literary Arts from Brown University and is a PhD candidate in English/Creative Writing at the University of Denver. Blue-collar born and raised in the Midwest, she is the video editor at Reality Beach, and has shown video poetry and projection mapping installations at Outlet Fine Art Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, No Nation Art Gallery in Chicago, IL, Counterpath Gallery in Denver, CO, and the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory conference in Orlando, FL. Her video work has appeared in VICE's "The Creators Project," and her poems, reviews, and multimedia work have also appeared or are forthcoming in jubilat, Tarpaulin SkyAnomaly, Caketrain, Black Warrior ReviewAlice Blue ReviewFlag+Void, Word for/Word, Cloud Rodeo, Small Po[r]tions, Deluge, Dreginald, Tagvverk, La Vague Journal, Devil's Lake, Versal, Cartridge Lit, CutBankDream Pop Press, Entropy, Fanzine, and elsewhere. Her first book, The Boneyard, The Birth Manual, A Burial: Investigations into the Heartland, is forthcoming from Trembling Pillow Press in 2018 (preorder here).

You can read an interview with her published in Broom Street Review here





video / video poetry

Trailer for the boneyard, the birth manual, a burial

presented @Unseen Festival

excerpt from "Home Movie, Nowhere"

presented @Counterpath gallery

"Reaper Drone Threnody" @Deluge 

"Must discover the sphereological secrets"

presented @no Nation art gallery

"North Dakota" @anomaly