Miles Merrill

Miles Merrill

Biography

Sydney-based performing writer Miles Merrill brought poetry slams to Australia from Chicago. He is the driving force behind spoken-word in Australia. Miles performed with Saul Williams, jammed with Shane Koyczan, hosted an ABC TV special on poetry slams, wrote and co-directed a Sydney Festival show, performed solo at the Sydney Opera House and created the spoken-word festivals  Night Words and Story Fest. Miles directs the literary arts organisation Word Travels and founded the international performing writers’ program, Australian Poetry Slam.

All sessions by Miles Merrill

Wisdom Tree Live

08 Apr 2017
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Unorthodox Church of Groove, 3 Tudor Street, Newcastle West

Slam! Poetry and performance

08 Apr 2017
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Port of Newcastle Marque, Wheeler Place