Stephen Elliott

Writer. Filmmaker. Founding Editor of The Rumpus.

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The Rumpus

The Rumpus is a place where people tell their stories or speak their minds in the most artful and authentic way they know how. What we have in common is a passion for fantastic writing that’s brave, passionate and true (and sometimes very, very funny). Read More.

Happy Baby

Stephen Elliott’s second feature film, Happy Baby, wrapped in New York City on July 7, 2013. To get updates or see photos from the production, visit the official movie site here. You can also follow on Twitter here.

The Score

Stephen’s essay in Believer Magazine which discusses Burning Man, Andy Warhol, Michael Jordan, Bill Clinton, Nike, Eddie Murphy, The San Fernando Valley, Jim Morrison, Ronald Reagan, Public Mental Hospitals, Crack Cocaine, Graduate School, and more.