emily brandt

poet * editor * educator

selected Online

“Safe Space” in Wreck Park, Issue 0.4

"Liminal Dose" in Dream Pop Journal, Issue 2

"The Harbor" at Literary Hub

"To Build" at 92Y's Words We Live In Feature, Week 5

"Secret Garden" in The Recluse 12

"Galley Bitch" and "As an animal, I am separate from plants" in Print-Oriented Bastards 9.10

“Another domestic dispute,” “The Eighth Day,” & “Exceptional” in The Portable Boog Reader 9

“The consequence of a flag” at Poor Claudia: phenome

“I guess it’s too late to live on the farm” in Atlas Review’s “Too Late” issue

“One or Several Silences in the Girls’ Room at St. John’s” in The Offing

“I Want To Be The Kind Of Man Who Smokes” in phantom #14

“ManWorld” at jdbrecords

“Experiments with Voice Encoder” and “I Hope So Too” in Sink Review #13

“Room” and “The Illusion of Separation” in The Mackinac #4

“Man Revises Nature” on Leveler

“A Key Is Tied to Ankle” in Bodega, Issue 14

“The Structure of Movement” in Yew, November 2013

“Which Mary Are You Wearing?” and “How to Die in the Woods” in Tirage Monthly, Issue Three

“EMILY” in Jellyfish, Issue Eight

“Something New” in Now Culture, Poetry at the Movies


“3” from COMPOSITION in Via: Voices in Italian Americana, Issue 30.1

"The Sword That Severs All" in Gigantic Sequins, Issue 8.2

"Taking Up Space" in Washington Square Review, Fall 2016

"Dress Finds Its Girl" in The Wall Street JournalJune 2016

“A Case for the Control of Guns in the Hands of Men” in Apogee, Issue 5

“The only word” in Tammy#4

“Bye Boy” in The Atlas Review, Issue Two

“Decisions Will Be Ours” in The Feeling Is Mutual

“Cork” and “Silk” in Epiphany War Issue, Fall/Winter 2012-2013

“Lead” and “Iron” in Berkeley Poetry Review, #42

“Weak Blood” in Forklift, Ohio #24

“The End Sneaks In” in Apocalypse Anthology, published by Flying Guillotine


Video details at "The Reading Series: Emily Brandt and Eric Pitra" at The Huffington Post

me / ma . . . . . a poem w/out words


Contributor to "To Become Louder, Even Still" at Apogee

Collaborator on “What Is Literary Activism?” on Harriet at The Poetry Foundation

"WE WERE THERE: Notes on 'Creating Racially Equitable Schools'" at Weird Sister

"Locked and Loaded: An Interview with Montana Ray" at Weird Sister

“Uncertainty & Our Anxiety Culture” at Weird Sister

"WE WERE THERE: Feminist Urgent Roundtable #2" at Weird Sister

"Twin Freaks: Being Both Victim and Protector" at Weird Sister

Review of Rise in the Fall by Ana Božičević for Sink Review

"The Gift of Madness" at Examiner

“Representation in News Media” entry for Sexual Violence and Abuse: An Encyclopedia of Prevention, Impacts, and Recovery