Justin Clemens is a philosopher, translator, social critic, poet and academic. He has published three collections of poetry, The Mundiad (Black Inc, 2004), Villain (Hunter Publishers, 2009) and Me ‘n’ me trumpet (Vagabond, 2011).
Justin is primarily known for his work on French philosopher Alain Badiou as an editor, translator and scholar. He teaches in the School of Culture and Communication at the University of Melbourne. He is Secretary of the Lacan Circle of Melbourne and art critic for the Australian magazine The Monthly.