Red Room Poetry
World-premier of a new poem 'Story Tree' co-written by Ali Cobby Eckermann and US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo. Commissioned for our signature program Fair Trade, as part of Poetry Month 2021, the poem weaves Joy and Ali's reflections on sisterhood and country.
Know a young writer or teacher? Entries are now open for POEM FOREST – a free nature poetry prize that plants a tree in the Australian Botanic Garden for every student and teacher poem received. Help heal habitats and enter the running for over $5000 in prizes, including books, seeds, trees and $500 cash in each category. Help grow us grow the forest.
Work with us
Know someone looking for experience in the arts or who's passionate about the planet? We’re seeking a POEM FOREST project vollie or intern to join our team in June. Check out the position description and send us your CV/cover letter by 31st May.