Artist

Omar Sakr

Omar Sakr is an Arab Australian poet. His poetry has appeared most recently or is forthcoming in Contemporary Australian Poetry, Best Australian Poems 2016, Strange Horizons, Going Down Swinging, Overland, and Meanjin, among others. He was awarded the runner-up prize in this year’s Judith Wright Poetry Prize, and his debut collection, ‘these wild houses’, is forthcoming from Cordite Books (2017).