Keane has published several books of poetry, a CD recording and is active as a performance poet and in multimedia poetry. The Transparent Lung has been adapted for radio in collaboration with Mike Ladd. She has received a Varuna Writers' Centre Fellowship, a grant from Queensland Arts and has performed at festivals in Australia, Canada and the United States. Additionally she is the founding and current director of National Poetry Week.
- Fissure Blooms. (1994) ISBN 0-646-20976-0
- Torn. (Plateau, 2000)
- Ophelia's Codpiece. (Post Pressed, 2002) ISBN 1-876682-23-X
- The Transparent Lung. (Post Pressed, 2003) ISBN 1-876682-51-5
- The Stalking Tongue. (1999)