States of Poetry Poets

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 ...

About Cameron Lowe | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016


Author photo Cam Lowe cropped for online 2Cameron Lowe was born in Geelong and grew up in the coastal town of ...

About Jessica L. Wilkinson | States of Poetry Vic - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016


Photo ShootJessicaWilkonsonStaffMC012 -mediumJessica L. Wilkinson is the author of two long form poetry wo ...

About Sarah Holland-Batt | States of Poetry Queensland - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Sarah Holland-Batt was born in Southport, Queensland, and grew up in Australia and the United States. She has been awarded fellowships from Yaddo and MacDowell colonies, the Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship, the W.G. Walker Memorial Fulbright Scholarship, and an Australia Council Literature Residency at the B.R. Whiting Studio in Rome, among other honours. ... (read more)

About Lionel Fogarty | States of Poetry Queensland - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Lionel Fogarty's first collection of poetry, Kargun, was published in 1980, and he has published eight further collections, as well as a children's book, Booyooburra, a traditional Wakka Wakka story. ... (read more)

About Nathan Shepherdson | States of Poetry Queensland - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Nathan Shepherdson was born in Brisbane. He is the author of five books of poetry. He has won a number of awards including the Josephine Ulrick Poetry Prize, The Newcastle Poetry Prize, and the Arts Queensland Val Vallis Award. ... (read more)

About Adrian Caesar | States of Poetry ACT - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Adrian Caesar was born and educated in England, but has lived and worked in Australia for more than thirty years. ... (read more)

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 ...