Born: Established: 1962 Brisbane ;
Macris has studied in the United States and France, and holds degrees in philosophy (BA University of Sydney), creative writing (MA Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, and UTS), and creative writing, materialist aesthetics and social theory (PhD UWS). His novel-in-progress, Capital Volume One, Part Two, was highly commended for the NSW Writers' Fellowship (2000). In 2001 he represented Australia at the 38th Belgrade International Meeting of Writers. He has lectured in the Faculty of Creative Arts, University of Wollongong.