Alicia Sometimes is a writer, director and broadcaster. She is a regular guest on 774 and Radio National and has produced segments for JJJ, RN, 774 and RRR. Alicia was a 2014 Fellow at the State Library of Victoria and writer and director of the science-poetry show, Elemental that toured extensively in planetaria around the world. In 2017 she co-produced ‘Chaos to Calm’ (Soundproof, RN) creatively exploring scientific processes and she was part of a team creating audio features for Science Gallery Melbourne.
Alicia was editor of the national literary journal Going Down Swinging for seven years. She has been in Best Australian Poems, Westerly, Southerly, Meanjin, Overland, ABR etc. She has performed her spoken word at many venues, festivals and events around the world (including the Melbourne and Sydney Writers’ Festivals, Auckland Readers and Writers Festival, Festival Voix d’Amériques, Ubud Writers Festival, Queensland Poetry Festival, Bloomsbury Festival). Alicia has produced and toured spoken word shows to Canada and New Zealand. She is one-sixth of ABC’s The Outer Sanctum. Alicia has two poetry collections, kissing the curve and Soundtrack.