Date(s) - 06/07/2018
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Brisbane Square Library
COUPLET is a free monthly poetry and performance event that presents two dynamic voices in partnership with Brisbane Square Library. In July our feature poets are:
In July, we’ll hear from poet, photographer and filmmaker Chloë Callistemon and editor and prize-winning poet Rosanna Licari.
Chloë Callistemon is a photographer, filmmaker and writer. Her poetry and multimedia have been published in journals and anthologies including Cordite, Rabbit, Australian Poetry Journal, Australian Love Poems and Contemporary Australian Feminist Poetry. She is a PhD candidate at Griffith University, Queensland.
Rosanna Licari is an Australian poet and writer. She is the poetry editor of online literary journal, StylusLit www.styluslit.com. Her work has won the Thomas Shapcott, the Anne Elder and the Michel Wesley Wright Poetry Prizes. She has been included in various journals and anthologies. She was a co-director of the Queensland Poetry Festival in 2002 and 2003, and, in 2015, she won the inaugural Philip Bacon Ekphrasis Award for her poem “The Wait”.