Thursday, June 28, 2018.
Venue – MCH, 11 Tasmania Circle, ACT.
Drinks and nibbles 7 pm — Readings 7.30-9.30 pm.
Jacqui Malins is a poet, performer and artist. She has featured at poetry events in Canberra, Sydney and Newcastle. Jacqui is also the co-founder and organiser of Mother Tongue Multilingual Poetry events in Canberra. In March and April this year, Jacqui curated the public program delivered by Tuggeranong Arts Centre for the exhibition ‘Another Day in Paradise’, featuring the artwork of Myuran Sukumaran. Cavorting with Time, the script of the performance work of the same name, was released by Recent Work Press and Ampersand Duck in 2018.
Martin Dolan is a Canberra poet who has been writing and publishing for twenty-five years. He has given up moonlighting as a public servant to pursue a PhD candidature in creative writing at the University of Canberra. Martin’s latest book of poetry is Peripheral Vision, released this year by Recent Work Press.
Shane Strange works in the Creative Writing program at the University of Canberra, and as publisher at Recent Work Press, a small press imprint based in the ACT, Australia. It publishes poetry, non fiction, and other short-form textual work. Recent Work Press aims to make all its work available in attractive, paperback editions, priced to make good work.