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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. 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 SkyTupelo Quarterly, Omniverse, Anomaly, 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, Full Stop, and elsewhere. This winter, she was a resident at University of Colorado-Boulder’s Media Archaeology Lab.

You can read interviews with her published in Heavy Feather Review here and Broom Street Review here





video / video poetry

Trailer for the boneyard, the birth manual, a burial

presented @Denver’s 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