Audacious Issue Two was released in January 2016, our second issue took a little longer than expected to follow our first but it has a great range of voices, from various parts of Melbourne, an international guest, Bill Moran and national renowned spoken word artist Omar Musa.

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Brunswick Bound
Collected Works
From Benjamin Solah, in person at various gigs
Melbourne Spoken Word events

Editor: Benjamin Solah
Assistant Editor: Amanda Anastasi
Mastering & Recording: Armand Petit
Recording: Jacky T
Cover image by John Englezos

front cover copy

Bill Moran
Omar Musa
Soreti B Kadir
Declan Furber Gillick
Tara Wyllie
Ian McBryde
Gabriela Georges
Dom Cochrane
Carmen Main
Peter Murphy
Jeltje Fanoy
Brendan Bonsack
Cherry Murphy
Rowan White

Benjamin Solah

Benjamin Solah is a writer, poet, spoken word artist, activist and the Director of Melbourne Spoken Word. He grew up in Western Sydney before calling Melbourne home in 2008, where he's performed since 2010 around Melbourne's regular spoken word and poetry nights including Passionate Tongues, The Dan Poets, Voices in the Attic and House of Bricks as well as the NGV and White Night. He's released a chapbook, broken bodies, and two spoken word albums, Duel Power with Santo Cazzati and The World Doesn't Make Sense EP.
Benjamin Solah