Brian Michael Murphy
I am an essayist and poet. My writings have appeared in Narrative, Kenyon Review, Mississippi Review, Media-N, Waxwing, and in Italian translation in Ácoma. I am a Faculty Member in Media Studies at Bennington College, a Staff Blogger for The Kenyon Review, and a Director of the Kenyon Review Young Writers Workshop. I earned a Ph.D. in Comparative Studies from The Ohio State University, where I was a Presidential Fellow.
Awards and Recognition
- Finalist, Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship, 2019
- Vermont Arts Council Creation Grant, 2018
Press and Media Mentions
- “Forum explores the state of journalism,” Bennington Banner, November 18, 2018.
- Interview, The KR Conversations, October 2018
- “Cardi B Breaks 19 Year-Old Billboard Music Record,” News Interview by Eva McKend, WCAX-TV, South Burlington, VT, October 2017
- “Ideas Take Center Stage at ArtsRiot This Fall” by Sadie Williams, Seven Days, November 17, 2016