blackbirdonline journalSpring 2010  Vol. 9  No. 1
John Bresland

   On the Origin of the Video Essay
   Video Essay Suite  

John Bresland is a coeditor of—and contributor to—the Video Essay Suite for this issue of Blackbird. Bresland works in video, audio, and print. His audio essays have aired on public radio’s Weekend America, and his video essays can be seen at Ninth Letter and Requited. His print essays can be read in North American Review, Hotel Amerika, and elsewhere. He teaches creative writing and new media at Northwestern University.  end