“Luka is a genuine artist of high quality whose poetry is powerful and poignant. I salute his prophet witness!" - Dr Cornel West
"The word 'sword' has the word 'word' in it... because our words can be the Antidote."
"Half biggie, half hippie with tie-dye, turning pipe dreams into pipe-lines"
"There are 22 bones in my feet, and I've named them after the poets who have walked before me"
Please Resist Me (2012)
"Because resistance brings evolution... and you've resisted me so consistently that I thank you for your contribution."
Re-imagining the Odyssey
'Odysseus: Live' is a modern re-telling of Homer's Ancient Greek epic 'The Odyssey'.
Australian poet Luka Lesson and music producer Jordan Thomas Mitchell (USA) are engaged in a residency at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music with composer James Humberstone which will culminate in a showing of this work at 7.30pm, Sunday June 26th 2016. This is the first presentation of a show that will be further developed, with more shows planned for 2016/17.