Doublebunny is pleased to announce the judges for the 2017 Rabbit Heart Poetry Film Festival!
Seren Divine is a feminist, anti-racist educator, performance & visual artist, writer, producer, and award winning poet based in Brooklyn New York. She has toured nationally as a poet and has exhibited her visual art up and down the east coast.
Over the last ten years she has been a contributing artist and volunteer at NYCs famed WOW Café Theater; the oldest collectively run performance space for female and trans artists in the United States. She has five collections in print, two recordings, and was most recently published in Bowery Women Poems, Bowery Arts & Science, Ltd.
Jenith Charpentier is the author of three chapbooks, Bending the Water Between Us (2011), Bad at Gravity (Doublebunnny Press, 2013), and 5 Poems by Jenith Charpentier (Damfino Press, 2015). She represented Worcester’s Poets Asylum at the 2012 Individual World Poetry Slam and as a member of the 2013 National Poetry Slam Team. Jenith’s poetry appears in several publications including OVS, Mas Tequila Review, Wicked Banshee Press, The Orange Room Review, Worcester Magazine, Tipton Poetry Journal. She is currently one of the organizers of Worcester’s 7 Hills Slam. More information about her work can be found at https://www.facebook.com/jenithcharpentierpoet.
Rushelle Frazier is a poet and organizer based out of Worcester, MA. She is the host of the Thirsty Word poetry open mic and the president of the Worcester County Poetry Association, as well as the editor at the Worcester Review.
Angeline Bilotta is a Worcester resident of 22 years. She has spent most of her professional life in the non-profit and community development fields. She writes poetry and is also documentary and short film enthusiast. Her favorite crayon color is burnt sienna, and she loves dancing Salsa and Brazilian Forro.
Bill MacMillan is the Co-founder of the Worcester Poetry Slam & Worcester Poets’ Asylum. He is featured in the documentary film SlamNation and was a member of the 1996 National Poetry Slam Championship team from Providence, RI. Bill co-hosted the 2005 Individual World Poetry Slam Championships in Worcester and the 2000 National Poetry Slam in Providence. In his day job Bill works with untraceable weaponry. He lives & works in Worcester, MA.
Allan Broskowitz is an impressive ukelele-and/or-guitar-wielding creature with +4 charisma. The feature of all those What Not to Submit Monday videos, he is the perfect fit here at Rabbit Heart.