Search Website
Close Search Pane
Toggle Menu
View Project
Surname

Find a Poet

Adam Aitken is a poet, memoirist, academic and editor (with Kim Cheng Boey and Michelle Cahill) of Contemporary Asian Australian Poets (Puncher & Wattmann 2013).

Born in London in 1960 to ...

Kaye Aldenhoven is an Australian poet and teacher. 

In 1971 Kaye Aldenhoven moved from South Australia to Umbakumba on Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory. She then lived and taught at Yuendumu ...

The Disappearing

The Disappearing has been redeveloped and we invite you to submit your poems about fading and disappeared places and spaces. Explore now »

Ali Alizadeh was born in 1976 in Tehran, the capital of the then Kingdom of Iran, two years before the Iranian Revolution transformed the country into an Islamic Republic. He ...

Richard James Allen is an Australian born poet whose writing has appeared widely in journals, anthologies, and online over many years.  His latest volume of poetry, The short story of ...

Cathy Altmann is a Melbourne poet, teacher and musician who believes poetry is for everyone. Her collection, Circumnavigation (Poetica Christi Press, 2014) received the 2015 Anne Elder Award for best ...

Ivy Alvarez is the author of Disturbance (Wales: Seren Books, 2013) and Mortal (2006). Her shorter collections include The Everyday English Dictionary (London: Paekakariki Press, 2016) and Hollywood Starlet (Chicago ...

Eunice Andrada is a Filipina poet and teaching artist. Her debut poetry collection Flood Damages (Giramondo Books) won the Anne Elder Award (2018) and was shortlisted in the Victorian Premier ...

Sarah Attfield is a Sydney poet whose work has been published and performed widely in Australia. She has a particular interest in the lives and experiences of working class people ...

Maryam Azam is a Pakistani-Australian writer and teacher who lives and works in Western Sydney. She graduated with Honours in Creative Writing from Western Sydney University and holds a diploma ...

Luke Beesley writes poetry and short fiction, and is an artist and musician. His recent poetry collections Jam Sticky Vision (Giramondo, 2015) and New Works on Paper (Giramondo, 2013) blend ...

Miro Bilbrough is a filmmaker, poet and screenwriting teacher Her poems have been published in Contemporary Australian Feminist Poetry (Hunter Publishers, 2016), Cordite, Otoliths, Landfall, Sport, Pasture, Starch, Best New ...

Peter Boyle is an Australian poet and translator who lives in Sydney. He is the author of six collections of poetry, most recently Towns in the Great Desert (2013) and ...

Susan Bradley Smith is a poet and memoirist interested in feminist explorations of love. Associate Professor of Creative Writing at Curtin University, Perth, and Professor of Poetry at John Cabot ...

R.A. Briggs was born in Syracuse, NY, and spent 10 years in Australia (split between Brisbane, Sydney, and Canberra).  They moved back to the US in 2015 to teach ...

Lachlan Brown grew up in Macquarie Fields in Western Sydney. His first book of poetry, Limited Cities (Giramondo 2012), was highly commended for the Dame Mary Gilmore Award. Lachlan's ...

For over four decades Pam Brown has been active in all kinds of ventures in the multitudinous and continually shifting realm of Australian poetry and in other cultural scenes. Since ...

Nova published her first poem in 2001, at age 14, and since then has had multiple pieces of poetry published locally and internationally. Most recently her creative fiction short story ...