Emily Crocker is a performing poet who grew up in Western Sydney and came of age in Wollongong’s spoken word scene. She has shared her poetry at countless festivals and events, and is an alumnus of the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity’s Spoken Word program. Her debut chapbook Girls and Buoyant was released by Subbed In in 2017. Other poems can be found in the recent anthology of spoken word, Solid Air (UQP, 2019), and in Australian journals including Cordite, Southerly, and Baby Teeth.