Stu Hatton is a poet, professional writer and editor. Having cut his teeth in the realms of student publications and music zines, Stu has gone on to work in a variety of settings, including RMIT University, the Australian Drug Foundation, Vignette Press and thescene.com.au. He completed a BA at the University of Melbourne, and is currently completing an MA in Professional Communication at Deakin. This year he is also undertaking a mentorship through the Australian Society of Authors, with Dorothy Porter as his mentor. Stu's poetry has been published in the likes of Voiceworks, Verandah, Unusual Work and hutt. Stu has also performed his poetry on radio, at various poetry festivals, and at spoken word events around Melbourne.