Haider Catan

Haider Catan, an Iraqi-born poet and academic, is working on his PhD research project about the Arabic linguistic system and short-term memory. Catan has enriched his experience of poetry in English by working with Wollongong poet Tim Heffernan. Their translations have been published by Red Room Poetry and Verity LaRedRoomCompany Profile

Before the Sky: Poetry Reading Fri 25 Aug 12-1pm Judith Wright Screening Room, free

Poetry in the Minefields Sat 26 Aug 10-11am Judith Wright Screening Room, free