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Alive Magazine: "Exploring Self-Construction and the Presentation of the Other in Seeing Other People at projects+gallery with Jessica Baran," April 2018, by Lena Crown.

WYBC Yale Radio: Interview with Brainard Carey, March 21. 

Gulf Coast Magazine: Surveillance, Metanarrative & the Female Gaze: New books by Solmaz Sharif, Andrew Seguin & Jessica Baran,” March 2017, by Kristina Marie Darling.

Alive Magazine: “Conversation with Jessica Baran, Curator of 100 Boots Poetry Series,”September 2017, by Christina Wood Martinez

Critical Mass St. Louis:  5 Questions Podcast, August 2017, interview with Joe Kohlburn. 

St. Louis Magazine: “Read This Now: ‘Common Sense’ by Jessica Baran,” April 2017, book review by Stefene Russell.

The Denver Quarterly: “What Human Direction(s): A Review of Jessica Baran’s Equivalents,” April 2015, book review by Fox Fraiser-Foley.

Salon.com: Interview with Rick Moody, September 2014.

Front Porch Journal: May 2014, book review by Sara Lupita Olivares.

The Rumpus: ‘Equivalents’ by Jessica Baran,” February 2014, book review by Sara Habein.

The Conversant:  Interview with Susan Scarlata, January 2014. 

Quarterly West:  Move From: Jessica Baran’s 'Equivalents’,” Fall 2013, book review by Adam Weinstein.

KDHX (independent radio): Arts Interview, November 2013, with Nancy Kranzberg.

St. Louis Beacon: “Review: Award-winning artwork explores St. Louis’ evolving horizon,” August 2013, exhibition review by Sarah Hermes Griesbach.

Bad at Sports: Episode 407, June 2013, podcast interview.

St. Louis Public Library’s blog, The Scribbler“'Equivalents’: Jessica Baran’s Panoramic Vision,” April 2013, book review by Eric Lundgren.

Jennifer Kronovet’s blog, The Parts of Speech“The Next Big Thing,” March 2013, chain-letter-style self-interview.

Bad at Sports blog: “Identity Crisis: St. Louis’ Fort Gondo Compound for the Arts,” January 2013, gallery profile by Kelly Shindler.

St. Louis Magazine Look/Listen blog: “Jessica Baran’s 'Equivalents’ Wins Lost Roads’ First Annual Besmilr Brigham Women Writer’s Prize,” November 2012, interview with editor Susan Scarlata about Lost Roads Press, “Equivalents,” and the Besmilr Brigham prize by Stefene Russell. 

Temporary Art Review“Ideas of Order at COCA,” November 2012, exhibition review by James McAnally.

KDHX (independent radio): Arts Interview, February 2012, with Nancy Kranzberg.

Harp & Altar #9: “Jessica Baran’s Obscure Objects,” Fall 2011, book review by Dan Magers.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch“White Flag’s 'Day of the Locust’ deals with failed idealism,”  September 2011, exhibition review by Calvin Wilson.

Printeresting blog: “Everybody’s Autobiography,” March 2011, exhibition review by Jason Urban.

St. Louis Beacon: “Everybody’s Autobiography is trenchantly observant,” March 2011, exhibition review by Ivy Cooper.

St. Louis Magazine’s Look/Listen blog: “A Conversation with Poet Jessica Baran,” January 2011, interview by Stefene Russell.