Australian-born Timoshenko Aslanides is a professional (and national) Australian poet living in Canberra. His fourteenth and most recent book of poetry is Letterature: verse letters from Australian women (Hybrid Publishers, 2014). His proposed preamble to the Australian Constitution was first published in the April 2015 edition of Quadrant.
Portrait of Timoshenko Aslanides in acrylic and watercolour by Judi Power Thomson.
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