non/fictionLab presents a biannual series of visiting poets and practitioners of experimental poetics.
In May 2015 Sydney-based vocal artist/performer and poet Amanda Stewart gave a public reading of her poetry, accompanied by special guests Gig Ryan, and Poetry node members, Jessica L Wilkinson and Bonny Cassidy, as well as addressing Creative Writing and Sound Art students. In July Murri poet and activist Lionel Fogarty also visit RMIT undertaking workshops with Indigenous students and a public talk that was extremely well attended.
2016 Resident Poets include Stuart Cooke and Natalie Harkin. Stuart worked with RMIT students and was joined at a public reading by poet-legend, Pam Brown, visiting from Sydney, and acclaimed local poet, Chloe Wilson.