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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 ...

Australian born Richard James Allen’s ten books of poetry, fiction and performance texts include Fixing the Broken Nightingale (Flying Island Books), The Kamikaze Mind (Brandl & Schlesinger) and Thursday’s ...

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, journalist, and teaching artist based in Sydney. Featured in The Guardian, CNN International and other media, she has also performed her poetry in diverse ...

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 spent most of her teenage years living in Blacktown. She completed a Bachelor of Arts (Deans Scholars) from the University of Western Sydney, and graduated with Honours in ...

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 lives mostly Melbourne, and works in Perth, where she is Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing at Curtin University. She began her writing life as a rock journalist ...

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 ...