Andrew Cox is a proud Filipino/Australian who lives and works on Ngunnawal & Ngambri country, and the current creative producer of the Canberra Poetry Slam. With a desire to see people experience poetry and engage deeply, his live performances are memorable for intensity, honesty and abstract storytelling. His work crosses boundaries, performing in high schools as well as major Australia-wide competitions, to spoken word theatre productions. Andrew's work has been shortlisted for national writing prizes, notably for Innovation in Spoken Word and his writing published in multiple anthologies, recognised as an emerging voice in Australian poetry.