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. Her first book, The Boneyard, The Birth Manual, A Burial: Investigations into the Heartland, was recently published with Trembling Pillow Press and was listed on Entropy’s Best Poetry Books of 2018. 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 &Now, Outlet Fine Art Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, No Nation Art Gallery in Chicago, IL, Counterpath Gallery and Cabal Gallery in Denver, CO, the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory in Orlando, FL, and Denver’s Unseen film festival. 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 Sky, Tupelo Quarterly, Omniverse, Anomaly, Caketrain, Black Warrior Review, Alice Blue Review, Flag+Void, Word for/Word, Cloud Rodeo, Small Po[r]tions, Deluge, Dreginald, Tagvverk, La Vague Journal, Devil's Lake, Versal, Cartridge Lit, CutBank, Dream Pop Press, Entropy, Fanzine, Full Stop, and elsewhere.
You can read an interview with her published in Broom Street Review here.