David Stavanger is a poet, performer, cultural producer, editor and lapsed psychologist. His poetry collection The Special (UQP, 2014) won several awards and he is the co-editor of SOLID AIR: Collected Australian & New Zealand Spoken Word (UQP, 2019.) His new collection is Case Notes (UWAP, 2020.) David is sometimes known as Green Room-nominated spoken word artist Ghostboy. These days he lives between the stage and the page.