Sunday, 23 April 2017
Introducing Spoken Word Artist Philip Wilcox - fellow participant in the Banff Spoken Word Programme
Philip is the 2015/16 Australian Poetry Slam Champion as well as a two-time New South Wales Slam Champion. He tours nationally and internationally, performing at festivals such as the Ubud Writers’ Festival, Sydney Writers’ Festival, Bookworm Literary Festival in Beijing and the Byron Bay Writers’ Festival.
He is also a (sometimes) playwright having written two plays for the Sydney Fringe Festival – The Staffroom (2012) and Thursday (2013) which was voted the most popular comedy play of the festival.
He is just about to release his first published collection of poems Beetle Prayer with Pitt Street Poetry.