Elliot York Cameron
Elliot York Cameron is a poet and educator from Western Sydney, a NSW Poetry Slam finalist and two-time Bankstown Grand Slam finalist. Elliot studied English Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Wollongong, and began performing his poetry in 2013. Elliot is currently the Program & Education Officer for Word Travels, and a co-organiser of Enough Said Poetry Slam in Wollongong. In 2018, he founded Narellan Poetry Slam, which he hosts monthly at Harry Hartog Booksellers.
Elliot has featured his work at Sydney Writers' Festival, Sydney Fringe Festival, Story-Fest, Unspoken Words Storytelling Festival, Wollongong Writers Festival, Viva La Gong, Merrigong Theatre Company, Granville Poetry Slam, Poetica, BAD!SLAM!NO!BISCUIT!, TEDxSydney, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia and National Young Writers' Festival. His poem 'Wildfire and Sequoia' was included in Enough Said Poetry Slam's 2017 Anthology, and six poems were featured as 'The New Ideation Suite' in Baby Teeth Journal in August 2018.