︎ publications ︎ blog  ︎ contact

Jade Cruz Quinn in a poet and filmmaker based in Berkeley, California. Read bio here.


Two Untitled Poems, ÖMËGÄ, Metatron, 2017

How to Eat Yourself, Spilled Milk, 2017

Who Brought the Storm, ExPat Press, 2017

Undertow, ExPat Press, 2017

Interview with CAConrad, fields, 2016


Shadow on Bone, HEAVY ATHLETICS, 2016

please open a door for me, ÖMËGÄ, Metatron Press, 2016

The Sinking, Helix Syntax, 2015

Three Untitled Poems, LuNaMoPoLiS no.3: On Your Person, The Lune, 2015

Pause for Your Mortality, The Lune, 2015

“Three-Liners” and “Capital Heist,” THWARP SHORTS 3.2, Semicolon, 2014

“Commentary on a Tibetan Book,” LuNaMoPoLiS no.2: Please Do TouchThe Lune, 2014

“Untitled,” LuNaMoPoLiS no.2: Please Do Touch, The Lune, 2014

Chapbook: gills in rain gutters, Kavyayantra Press, 2013

Excerpt from Landlocked Madness, The Riddles We Talked In, Semicolon, 2013

“Where Trains Divide,” Heart-Lipped Spider, Semicolon, 2012


Please Open A Door for Me, 2018

Video: A Rusted Rail, 30/30 Poetic Vision, Jack Kerouac School, 2015


Hands, Morning/Mourning, Le Petit Press, 2018

Wendy C. Ortiz, fields, 2017

Matt Clifford, Ballad of Todd Last Year, Cherry Publications, 2017

CAConrad, fields, 2016

Mira Gonzalez, fields, 2016

other publications

“My Size Dancing Barbie,” Voices, (b)OINK, 2017

Jade Cruz Quinn's “of topological shift,” Boulder Tattoo Project, 2014

J’Lyn Chapman with J. Hillis Miller,” The Conversant, 2013


Reading: Cal State LA, Los Angeles, CA, 2019

Reading: “I’m Alive In Los Angeles,” Poetry at the Space, Los Angeles, CA, 2019

Reading: “The Cosmic Collective: A Group Poetry Reading,” New Orleans Poetry Festival, New Orleans Healing Center, New Orleans, LA, 2019

Reading: “Poetry at the Ben Montgomery Mile,” Zephyr Community Art Studio, Santa Fe, NM, 2018

Modeling: Fine art model for photographers Edward Isais, Anar Beckinsale, and Jennifer Huang, 2016-2018

Performance art: “Normal Dinner Party,” Collective Arts Incubator, Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Modeling: The Deeper Show, photo series by Marcos Rivera, Las Vegas, NV, 2017

Poetry performance: Guest Artist appointment with musical accompaniment by Paddy Pearse, “Manifesting Visions,” Aware Project, Collective HQ/Counterpunch Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Reading: [Dis]connected, Naropa Writing Center, Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2013

Various events and open mics


Photography: “dear friend” and “murder suite,” NYCorrespondence, Kickstarter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2014

awards & honors

Please Open A Door For Me, New Industry Finalist, Oaxaca FilmFest, 2019

Amiri Baraka Award, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, 2016


Radio interview: Amazing Stories from Skid Row, KKLA 99.5, Los Angeles, CA, 2018

New Digital Chapbook from JKS Student,” Jack Kerouac School, 2014

Let Them Eat Cake: Across the Threshold: A Reading Hosted by the Naropa Writing Center” by Joseph Navarro, Jack Kerouac School, 2014

The Story of Semicolon, Boulder Poetry Tribe, 2013


Home Movies: A Physically Distanced Documentary Film Workshop, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2021

A Faraway Place Right Nearby: Re-enchantment in Changing Times, with Asher Hartman and Haruko Tanaka of Krystal Krunch, Machine Project, Los Angeles, CA, 2017

Summer Writing Program, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2015 and 2016


Bachelor of Arts in Writing & Literature, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2015