Andy Kissane lives in Sydney and is in love with the short story. He has published a novel, a book of short stories, The Swarm, and four books of poetry. Radiance (Puncher & Wattmann, 2014) was shortlisted for the Victorian and Western Australian Premier’s Prizes for Poetry and the Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature. He is currently working on a verse novel and a short story cycle. He teaches Creative Writing in universities, schools and the community.

Andy will be discussing ‘Inspiration’ with Alex Skovron on Saturday Nov 4 at 2:40pm, and ‘On being edited’ with Rebekah Clarkson at 1:40pm on Sunday Nov 5.