Poetry in Conversation: J.P. Quinton

Check out the conversation from the fourth instalment of Poetry in Conversation. J.P. Quinton was born at Swan Districts hospital in 1981. He grew up in Bassendean playing in and around the Swan River. Amongst other adventures, he has cycled from Perth to Melbourne, and Darwin to Perth, and has walked the Australian Alp Walking Track twice. His first novel Bad Boy Boogie: The Adventures of Bon Scott is available on Amazon. He is now writing novels about hiking the Bibbulmun Track, The Shikoku Island Pilgrimage, The Te Araroa Trail, and the Pacific Crest Trail. James has written about ten poetry chapbooks including The Other Report: Poems Against the Destruction of the Beeliar Wetlands, with John Kinsella.

ROBERT WOOD has interned for Overland and Wild Dingo Press, worked for Australian Poetry, edited for Peril and Cordite, been a columnist for Cultural Weekly and is on the faculty of The School of Life. At present he works for the Centre for Stories.

Come along to our next instalment of Poetry in Conversation. Click here to view upcoming events.

Copyright © 2017 J.P. Quinton and Robert Wood

This recording has been licensed to the Centre for Stories by the Storytellers. For reproduction and distribution of this recording please contact the Centre for Stories.