Laura Marie Marciano
Laura Marie Marciano is the author of Mall Brat (CCM, 2016). Interested in the relationship between art and commodity, she promotes intertextual poetry through her media collective gemstone readings and co-curates a multi-disciplined, experiential poetry exhibition series at Artbook at MoMA PS1 with the design partnership LAMM. She has performed at A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn Museum, Brown University, Silent Barn, and elsewhere. After earning an MFA in Performance and Interactive Media Art at Brooklyn College, she pursued her PhD in creative writing at the University of Rhode Island, where she serves as a managing editor for Barrow Street.