Pola Fanous

Pola Fanous is a poet and performing artist from Western Sydney. An Egyptian-born immigrant, at age 20 Pola has been published in The Resurrection anthology, the ARNA anthology, the USYD student anthology and in Honi Soit. Pola has performed his poetry Australia-wide, including at the Digital Writers' Festival, The Plot Festival, the Bankstown Poetry Grand Slam and the Parliament House of Australia. He competed in the 2018 Australian Poetry Slam – National Final and was appointed 2018 NSW Slam Champion.