Andy Kissane

Andy Kissane

Biography

Andy Kissane has published a novel, a book of short stories, The Swarm, and five books of poetry. Awards for his poetry include the Fish International Poetry Prize, Australian Poetry Journal’s Poem of the Year and the Peter Porter Poetry Prize. Radiance was shortlisted for the Victorian and Western Australian Premier’s Prizes for Poetry and the Adelaide Festival Awards. He has co-edited a book of criticism on Australian poetry, Feeding the Ghost. His latest book is The Tomb of the Unknown Artist (Puncher & Wattmann, 2019). He teaches English and lives in Sydney. http://andykissane.com