Brenda Mann Hammack

Brenda Mann Hammack serves as the coordinator for the concentration in creative writing at Fayetteville State University where she also teaches folklore, modern poetry and women’s literature. Her first book, "Humbug: A Neo-Victorian Fantasy," appeared in 2013. She has also published poems, short stories, literary criticism and photography in numerous literary journals, including Rhino, Mudlark, Gargoyle, Anthropoid, A capella Zoo, 805 Lit + Art, and NILVX. She serves as managing editor and digital designer for Glint Literary Journal. View her portfolio on Instagram.

Spectral Symmetries: Self Portraits

Brenda Mann Hammack's art is surreal, spectral, even disturbing — but it all rings true, revealing aspects of the shared human struggle to seek and understand our own relation to the world. Although the images ...