Date(s) - 01/06/2018
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. This month our feature poets are:
Rebecca Jessen, an award-winning author of verse-novel Gap (UQP, 2014). In 2017 her poem ‘(after) HER: dating app adventures’ was shortlisted for the Val Vallis Award for an Unpublished Poem. Rebecca’s writing has been published in Overland, The Lifted Brow, Meanjin, Cordite Poetry Review, Going Down Swinging, Tincture Journal and more. She is currently completing her first full-length poetry collection.
Jarad Bruinstroop is a writer based in Brisbane. His work has appeared in Cordite, Australian Poetry Journal, Rabbit, Peril Magazine, Foglifter (US) and at the Queensland Art Gallery and George Paton Gallery. He received first-class Honours in poetry from QUT and read at the 2017 Queensland Poetry Festival.