Benjamin Haas

Benjamin Haas is an Assistant Professor of Speech, Communication, and Theatre Arts at Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University New York. He is also a poet, performer, activist, punk, and vegan. He has published poems in the New Delta Review, Ditch, Clockwise Cat, Dig and some other places too. He has shared two chapbooks on his website, Inquiries to


I was the rabbit in that play, once, not that long ago. Since then I have travelled and crossed paths with these characters, in a dotted line from Baton Rouge, Louisiana to Coney Island, New York where I am currently writing these words in the poison gasses of my computer screen. If I were to borrow the Prince’s telescope I might still be able to see our paths entangled.

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