Omar Sakr is an Arab Australian poet. His poetry has featured or is forthcoming in Griffith REVIEW, Wildness, Overland, Island, Antic, Verity La, Strange Horizons, and Circulo de Poesía, among numerous others. Anthologised in Contemporary Australian Poetry, The Best Australian Poems 2016, his poetry has also been translated into Spanish and Arabic. Omar's debut collection, These Wild Houses, is out now with Cordite Books (2017). He is the Poetry Editor of The Lifted Brow and lives in Melbourne.