Adam Aitken

Adam Aitken is a poet and non-fiction writer who was born in London and now lives in Sydney. He spent his early childhood in Thailand and Malaysia, before settling in Sydney. He is the author of five collections of poetry. He was Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Hawaii, and Poet in Residence at the Keesing Studio in Paris. He co-edited the contemporary Asian Australian Poets anthology (Puncher & Wattmann) in 2013. His memoir One Hundred Letters Home (Vagabond Press) was published in 2016. He has studied French at the Alliance Française in Paris and Sydney.

Member Since: 11/1/2012

Country: Australia

Identity: Writer

Workplace: University