Come along for a session of great poetry, food, drinks and company at the Halifax Cafe, Wednesday, 29th July, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Steve Brock completed a PhD in Australian literature at Flinders University in 2003. He published his first collection of poetry the night is a dying dog in 2007 (Wakefield Press), and received a grant from Arts SA for the completion of Double Glaze, published by Five Islands Press in 2013. Steve is the co-translator with Sergio Holas and Juan Garrido-Salgado of Poetry of the Earth: Mapuche Trilingual Anthology (Interactive Press 2014). His poetry featured in the Best Australian Poems 2014.
Sergio Holas-Véliz was born in the port town of Valparaíso, in Chile and migrated to Australia in 1988. His poetry has been widely published in Europe, South America, Canada and Australia, as well as having three books in Spanish. He is a co-translator, with Juan Garrido-Salgado and Steve Brock, of Poetry of the Earth: Mapuche Trilingual Anthology, published in Queensland by Interactive Press in 2014.