La Mama

La Mama Poetica

La Mama Poetica featuring Michael Farrell, Hasib Hourani, Melinda Bufton & Jacqui Malins

Performances & Gigs

Event Details


Performances & Gigs

Event Starts

Jun 14, 2022

Event Ends

Jun 14, 2022


La Mama Courthouse


349 Drummond Street, Carlton VIC, Australia

Poetica presents four unique poetical worlds in one event. Melinda Bufton traverses the office landscape of our collective psyche in ‘Moxie’ (Vagabond Press, 2020). Lebanese-Palestinian poet Hasib Hourani disrupts expectations of place, archive and the relationship between the two. Previous winner of the Prime Minister’s Award for Poetry and co-editor of the gay and lesbian anthology ‘Out of the Box’, Michael Farrell, shares new poems. And Canberra-based poet and Australian Poetry Slam finalist, Jacqui Malins, will read from her collection ‘F-words’ (Recent Work Press, 2021) which forays into fables, fauna and flora, feminism..

Poets: Michael Farrell, Hasib Hourani, Melinda Bufton, Jacqui Malins
Convener/MC: Amanda Anastasi

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