Adrian van Wyk
Adrian Different van Wyk is a writer and performer from Kuilsrivier, Cape Town. He has been a regular performer on various spoken word and hip hop platforms in the Cape since 2005. In 2006 at the age of 17 he became the youngest poet to win the Verses Poetry Slam. As the monthly host and organiser of the InZync Poetry Sessions and events organiser for the Stellenbosch Literary Project, Different is at the forefront of urban literary culture in Stellenbosch, helping to build a much-needed platform in the Cape Winelands region. He also acts as a monthly facilitator for the InZync Poetry workshops, focused on helping school children between the ages of 16 and 18 years to become poets and tell their story.