Sarah Attfield

Sarah Attfield is a Sydney poet whose work has been published and performed widely in Australia (her first collection of poetry, ‘Hope in Hell’ was published in 2000). She has a particular interest in the lives and experiences of working class people (due to her own background) and this is reflected in her poetry. Sarah is also an academic and her research has focused on Australian working class poetry and more recently, the working class experience in popular music. Sarah currently teaches in the writing and cultural studies program at UTS.