Benjamin Solah

Melbourne, Australia

Benjamin Solah

Melbourne, Australia

Benjamin Solah is a writer of truth, fiction & poetry, a spoken word artist and revolutionary socialist. Born in Western Sydney, he now lives in Melbourne, Australia where he is studying Creative Writing at RMIT University.

His writing deals with capitalism, asylum seekers, alienation and resistance as well as through the lense of popular culture and sport. His work has appeared on Overland online, the Geek Mook, The Emerging Writer and anthologies by eMergent Publishing. He is a regular feature on the Melbourne spoken word scene, performed at places like Passionate Tongues and the Dan O'Connell, is the editor of MelbourneSpokenWord.com and the co-convener of Keep Left, a monthly left-wing spoken word event.