|The World Congress
All Australian poets, or people interested in different poetries are invited to join, no matter what language they write in.
The Chair of the Organising Committee of the Congress
is Robyn Iannsen
Robyn writes poetry and prose and takes photographs. She is the publisher of several bi-lingual poetry books: English/Chinese, English/French and her translations from Danish. Her poetry has been published in Australian literary journals and anthologies and in Chinese in
Taiwan and Australia. Her book "Mountains and Lakes" has her poems, sketches and photos of the Snowy Mountains. She is also a committee member of the Poets
Ann Davis is Deputy Chair
Ann is hooked on poetry, also writes articles and fiction, loves
words and playing with language. Ann
coming from a business administrative background has taken on the tasks
of producing the Congress program and arranging the Post Congress
Tour. Ann facilitates the
Women Writers' Network which has met weekly since October 1993.
Beatriz Copello is secretary to the Committee
Beatriz is an Australian poet born in Argentina. Her poetry has been published in literary journals such as Southerly, Hobo and Australian Women’s Book Review and in many feminist publications. She is currently completing a Doctorate of Arts, majoring in Creative Writing, at the University of Wollongong.