Michael S. Hennessey


Michael S. Hennessey is the editor of PennSound and editor (with Julia Bloch) of Jacket2. His scholarly writing on sound, media and poetry has appeared in The Salt Companion to Charles Bernstein (Salt Publishing, 2012), PoemTalk, Audiobooks, Literature, and Sound Studies (Routledge, 2011), The Journal of Electronic Publishing, Interval(le)s, and English Studies in Canada, and is forthcoming in The Journal of Beat Studies and Mine Is Clouds: 17 Writers on the Life and Legacy of Richard Brautigan.

Recent poetry publications include NOON, Jacket, EOAGH, Elective Affinities, Jupiter88, Zen Monster, Brighton Approach: Gold Edition, and Horse Less Review, along with Leonard Schwartz’s radio program Cross Cultural Poetics and the chapbooks Last Days in the Bomb Shelter (17 Narrower Poems) and [ static ]. You can listen to a number of recent readings on his PennSound author page.