Saoirse Nash was born in rural Ireland and now lives on Whadjuk Noongar Boojar in WA. Saoirse is a performance poet, gig runner and anarchist. She helps co-ordinate gigs like Spoken Word Perth, last years Perth Poetry Festival and freelance art parties. Saoirse’s performed around town from sheds and slam finals to sold out fringe show’s (Star-Crossed Poetry in 2018) and aims to make a platform for others to share their work wherever she can. She also is one half of indie publisher ‘Hectic Measures Press’ which spreads the work of local poets with a particular focus on protest poetry and debut manuscripts.