Laurie May

From Alice Springs, Laurie May is a resistance poet challenging societal norms and perspectives on poverty. Known for her clever, often humorous wordplay and pointed politics of identity themes. Laurie May is a touring poet working in schools and performing at festivals around the country, encouraging people everywhere to write their story, say what they mean and say it with passion. Drawing on her life experiences and desolate surrounding Laurie’s work finds beauty in unexpected places.