Emcee / Poet / Writer
Eleanor is a Filipino Australian poet, performer, arts producer and community radio broadcaster. Two-time winner of the Midsumma Poetry Out Loud slam and National Poetry Slam finalist, Eleanor’s performance writing has featured at an extensive range of arts and writers’ festivals across Australia. Her poems have been published in Australian and international journals.
She has curated the spoken word component of the Brisbane Emerging Arts Festival, coordinated the Brisbane Fringe Festival poetry/performance program and is a Board member of the Queensland Poetry Festival. Currently she is the poetry editor and editor in chief for the online magazine, Peril Magazine, which considers and promotes Asian Australia creative culture.
As part of Vivid Ideas 2017, come and meet the six participating artists who developed work for the Cause & Effect exhibition. They will share their...