Andrew Galan has been published in Solid Air, Best Australian Poems, Cordite, Rabbit and the Tundish Review. He has featured at events such as the Newcastle Writers and Red Dirt Poetry festivals, and Chicago’s Uptown Poetry Slam. His book, For All The Veronicas (The Dog Who Staid), Bareknuckle Books, won an ACT Writing and Publishing Award. He is a member of the ACT Arts Minister’s Creative Council and won a Canberra Critics Circle Award for contributions to poetry. He ran poetry slam BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT! for ten years and co-edited Australian Poetry Journal’s first volume of spoken word and performance poetry – Spoken.