Anne-Marie Te Whiu
Anne-Marie Te Whiu (Annie) was born and raised in Brisbane, Queensland and belongs to Te Rarawa in Aotearoa NZ. She has directed several festivals, including Co-Directing the Queensland Poetry Festival (2015-217).
She studied a Bachelor of Creative Arts majoring in Drama and Literature and won several short play awards as a Theatre Director. Her poems and short essays have appeared in Cordite, Australian Poetry Journal, Sport, Tupuranga and more. She is the Co-Editor of Solid Air, the first-ever Australian and New Zealand Spoken Word Anthology (UQP 2019).