Susana H. Case, Ph. D. has been publishing poetry (rather than academic sociology) since her work on computer-human interaction in the 1990s. Her newest book is Drugstore Blue (Five Oaks Press). She is also the author of 4 Rms w Vu (Mayapple Press), The Scottish Café (Slapering Hol Press), Anthropologist In Ohio (Main Street Rag Publishing Company), The Cost Of Heat (Pecan Grove Press), Manual of Practical Sexual Advice (Kattywompus Press), Salem In Séance (WordTech Editions), Elvis Presley’s Hips & Mick Jagger’s Lips (Anaphora Literary Press), and Earth and Below (Anaphora Literary Press). The Scottish Café was re-released in a Polish-English version, Kawiarnia Szkocka, by Opole University Press in Poland. Also a photographer, Case’s photos have appeared in Blue Hour Magazine, pacificREVIEW, and San Pedro River Review, among others.

She attended the City University of New York (CUNY) and New York University, and has graduate degrees in Anthropology and Computer Science.

Recent Projects/Research

  • A documentary photo essay of the dye pit of Fes, Morocco


In addition to the books mentioned, Susana H. Case has been published in journals that include Bigcitylit, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Fireweed: A Feminist Quarterly Of Writing, Politics, Art And Culture, Slant, 88: A Journal Of Contemporary American Poetry, The Gw Review, Terrain, Tar Wolf Review, Pebble Lake Review, Georgetown Review, Eclipse, Saranac Review, The Dos Passos Review, The Comstock Review, Oyez Review, The Coe Review, Bridges, Gulf Stream Magazine, Bluestem, Earth’s Daughters, Cider Press Review, Mochila Review, Red Mountain Review, Hawai’i Pacific Review, Silk Road, Paper Street,  Iron Horse Literary Review, Potomac Review, Portland Review, Picayune, Front Range, Xanadu, San Pedro River Review, Cloudbank, Stone Highway Review, Santa Fe Literary Review, Inkwell, The Cortland Review, Tar River Poetry, Spillway, Theodate, Womenarts Quarterly Journal, Mochila Review, The Grey Sparrow Journal, The Same, The Milo Review, Bayou Magazine, The Westchester Review, Fourteen Hills, Sin Fronteras / Writers Without Borders, Connecticut River Review, 2 Bridges Review, Catamaran, riverrun, Red Earth Review, and others.

Her work has also been published in anthologies Rough Places Plain, Poems of the Mountains, ed., Margot Wizansky, Salt March Pottery Press, 2005, Ownership, ed., Kelly Barth, Imagination and Place Press, 2010, The Prose-Poem Project, 2010, Mondadnock Writers’ Group, Shadow and Light: A Literary Anthology on Memory, 2011, Classifieds: An Anthology of Prose Poems, ed., Ellen Clay, Equinox Publishing, 2012, Token Entry: New York City Subway Poems, ed., Gerry LaFemina, Smalls Books, 2012, Women Write Resistance, ed. Laura Madeline Wiseman, Hyacinth Girl Press, 2013, Poetry Take Out, anthology/art project for Frostburg Center for Creative Writing, 2013, Open to Interpretation (Fading Light), Taylor & O'Neill, 2013, Rabbit Ears: Tv Poems, ed., Joel Allegretti, New York Quarterly Books, Clash by Night: Lo-Fi Poetry, eds. Gerry LaFemina and Gregg Wilhelm, City Lit Books, Raising Lilly Ledbetter: Women Poets Occupy the Workspace, eds. Carolyne Wright, Eugenia Toledo, and M. L. Lyons, Lost Horse Press, Veils, Halos and Shackles: International Poetry on the Oppression and Empowerment of Women, Kasva Press, Bared Submission, ed. Laura Madeline Wiseman, Femmes Folles Books, forthcoming, Like a Girl: Perspectives on Feminine Identity, Lucid Moose Lit, forthcoming, and others.

Honors & Awards

  • Winner,Slapering Hol Press Chapbook Competition
  • Winner, Pecan Grove Press Chapbook Competition

Courses I Teach/Have Taught at NYIT

  • ICBS 305 Gender
  • ICBS 307 Documentary Photography and Sociology
  • SOCI 101 Introduction to Sociology
  • SOCI 301 Marriage & the Family
  • PSYC 330 Communication & Interviewing Techniques

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