States of Poetry 2016

States of Poetry 2016 - New South Wales | About Fiona Wright

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

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Fiona Wright is a writer, editor and critic from Sydney. Her poetry collection, Knuckled, won the 2012 Dame Mary Gilmore Award, and her book of essays Small Acts of Disappearance was publ ...

States of Poetry 2016 - Victoria | About Amy Brown

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016


Amy BrownAmy Brown is a New Zealand poet, novelist and teacher who has lived in Melbourne for seven years. In 2012 she co ...

States of Poetry 2016 - Victoria | About A. Frances Johnson

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016


Head shot 2A. Frances Johnson is a writer and artist, and a lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Melbourne. Her novel Eugen ...

States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | About Ken Bolton

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

Thoughtful –and yet forgetful, easily distracted, hardly there sometimes Ken Bolton's is a lyrical figure limned against the harsh outlines, the stark colours, of the Adelaide art world

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Aidan Coleman

Aidan Coleman is a poet, critic and speechwriter. He has published two collections of poetry: Avenues & Runways and Asymmetry, shortlisted for awards including the NSW Premier's Kenneth Slessor Prize, the ...

States of Poetry - South Australia | About Kate Llewellyn

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

Kate Llewellyn - Poet Page

Kate Llewellyn is the author of twenty-four books comprising eight of poetry, five of travel, journals, memoirs, letters and essays. She is the co-editor of The Penguin Book of Australian Women Poets and ...

States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | About Jelena Dinic

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

Jelena Dinic - poet page

Jelena Dinic arrived in Australia in 1993 during the collapse of Yugoslavia. She writes in Serbian and in English. In 2014 she was a resident at the Eleanor Dark Foundation, Varuna Writers' Retreat in the Blue Mounta ...

States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | About Jill Jones

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

Jill JOnes - poet pageJill Jones (photograph by Annette Willis)

Jill Jones has published nine books of ...

States of Poetry - Western Australia | About Carolyn Abbs

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Carolyn Abbs grew up in the south of England, and now lives in Fremantle, Western Australia. ... (read more)

States of Poetry 2016 - Western Australia | About Graham Kershaw

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016

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Graham Kershaw is the author of novels, stories, essays an ...