Jess Martin is a poet, critic, and multidisciplinary artist with an interest in experimental theatre, dance and performance. Recently their work has been exploring improvised poetry within performance contexts. Jess’ frequently writes poetry in response to artwork, and is informed by personal experience as an autistic non-binary artist. Having grown up regionally, their work evokes themes of memory, isolation, and landscape. As a reviewer, Jess’ work has appeared in The Adelaide Review, Fest Magazine, and Express Media Buzzcuts among others. They are the current writer in residence at The Mill studios in Adelaide.