Brandon Brown is the author of The Persians by Aeschylus (Displaced, 2011), The Poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus (Krupskaya, 2011), and Flowering Mall (Roof, 2012). His recent poetry has appeared in The Berkeley Poetry Review, The Death and Life of American Cities, and Poems by Sunday. He writes about art and culture for Open Space, the magazine and blog of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and for Art Practical. He publishes small press materials under the imprint OMG! and lives in Oakland.