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Authors & Presenters


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Maddie Godfrey

Maddie Godfrey is a writer, poet and educator who aims to facilitate compassionate conversations about social issues. At 23, they have performed poetry at The Sydney Opera House, The Royal Albert Hall, St Paul’s Cathedral (London) and Glastonbury Festival (2017).

Maddie’s publishing highlights include Westerly Magazine, Button Poetry, Scum Mag and Cordite Poetry Review. In 2018 Maddie’s debut poetry collection, titled How To Be Held was released by Burning Eye Books (UK).

Currently Maddie is working with Propel Youth Arts WA as the Creative Coordinator of Youth Week WA 2019. They are also completing a PhD at Curtin University, focusing on feminist activism and prose poetry. Maddie is not a morning person.

Voyager Main Stage

Raise Your Voice

Saturday | 4 May | 1pm

SLAM Poets take the stage for a free lunch time session that will blow your mind. Hear Jesse Oliver, winner of the 2017 Australian Poetry SLAM in action, as well as SLAM sensation Maddie Godfrey plus Allan Boyd, Saoirse Nash and Jakob Boyd as they give a creative showcase of the spoken word.

Presented by: Perth SLAM  |  Sponsored by: Lotterywest

FREE EVENT


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Maddie Godfrey

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Raise Your Voice

Main Stage
Saturday | 4 May | 1pm

FREE EVENT