Liana Joy Christensen

For seven years Liana Joy Christensen was a member of the Voicebox Collective, acting as MC of Western Australia’s longest running live poetry event. She has also been an Australian Poetry Centre Café Poet. Her first chapbook Wild Familiars was awarded an Honourable Mention in the 2006 Writers’ Digest International Self-Published Book Awards. Her poems have been published in national and international literary journals and been short-listed for major prizes. She is currently working on a collection of poems called Ghost Town based on fragments of the social, domestic and political history of Fremantle and its surrounds.