‘It Begins in the Book: writing the material poem’ is the title of my thesis, submitted as part of a candidature for a Masters of Creative Arts at the University of Technology, Sydney from March 2006 to September 2009. This period includes a leave of absence for the whole of 2008.

The practice-based components of my candidature are as follows:

The Homeless Gods (2006-2007)
A Flash poem presented as an interactive map interface

The Material Poem (2006-2007)
An anthology of text-based art and intermedia writing

Conversions (2008)
An exhibition of poetry in translation

The above projects are all documented on this website.


The exegesis for this thesis can be fund under the Research category of this website. A print version of this exegesis is also available for download.