Writer

Pete Hay

Pete Hay is the author of five books of poetry, including his most recent work Physick, the collaborative work Last Days at the Mill, the chapbook Girl Reading Lorca, a book of personal essays titled Vandiemonian Essays, as well as academic texts and a writer–photographer collaboration, The Forests (with Matthew Newton). He holds an adjunct position at the University of Tasmania where he was previously reader in geography and environmental studies. Hay has worked as a political staffer at both state and federal levels, and far prefers poetry to politics.

Appearing in these sessions

Book Launch: Poets and Painters - Celebrating the Big PunchbowlMore

25 August – 3 September