Joel McKerrow is one of Australia’s most successful, internationally touring, performance poets. Based out of Melbourne, Australia he is the Artist Ambassador for the aid and development organisation ‘TEAR Australia’ and was the co-founder of community arts organisation, ‘The Centre for Poetics and Justice’ (2010-2013). Joel was the third ever Australian representative at the Individual World Poetry Slam Championships in the USA (2012), is a TEDx speaker/performer, a successful play-wright and is a co-founder/host of the The Deep Place: On Creativity and Spirituality Podcast.

McKerrow is also the author Woven, his first ever creative non-fiction work, all about the Spiritual Journey of dissatisfaction and deconstruction and a subsequent reconstruction, is being published by Acorn Press, an imprint of Bible Society Australia, and was launched Nov 15th 2019 at The Justice Conference Australia.