Portrait of Kent MacCarter

Kent MacCarter

Kent MacCarter is widely published poet originally from the USA.

Kent MacCarter, an expatriate of Minnesota, Montana and New Mexico, is now a permanent resident in Melbourne, Australia with his wife and two cats. Answering the question, “Where are you from?” is always a difficult one for him.

In the Hungry Middle of Here is first collection of poetry, published by Transit Lounge Press. It is a book that navigates the world, seeking the sounds, textures and tastes that characterise its parts. The collection features poems that have previously appeared in variety of magazines and newspapers, including The Age, Meanjin, Wet Ink, Canberra Times and Best Australian Poems 2009.