Rhys Trimble was born in Zambia. He is a bilingual poet, text artist, performer, drummer, editor, critic, collaborator, shaman, staff-wielder and shoutyman based in Wales. He edits ctrl+atl+del e-zine and is the author of twelve books of poetry and a ‘novel’, Swansea Automatic (2015). He is interested in avant-garde poetry, multilingual, spatial and processual poetics and Welsh metrics. His work has been translated into Slovak, Polish, Latvian and Turkish.