States of Poetry

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 Ellen van Neerven | States of Poetry Queensland - Series One

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Ellen van Neerven is a young Yugambeh woman from South-East Queensland. Her first book, Heat and Light (UQP, 2014), was awarded the 2015 Dobbie Award and the 2013 David Unaipon Award ... (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)

States of Poetry 2016 - Victoria | About Kevin Brophy

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016
Professor Kevin Brophy is author of fourteen books of fiction, poetry and essays, including This is What Gives Us Time ... (read more)

States of Poetry 2016 - Victoria | About Michael Farrell

Australian Book Review
Monday, 22 February 2016


M Farrell mediumMichael Farrell was born in Bombala, NSW and has lived in Melbourne since 1990 (Fitzroy since 2008). His ...

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 ...

States of Poetry 2016 - TAS | About Adrienne Eberhard

Adrienne Eberhard
Monday, 22 February 2016
Adrienne Eberhard’s latest collection, The Shape of the Wind, is forthcoming from Black Pepper. Agamemnon’s Poppies (2003) was awarded second place in the Anne Elder Prize, Jane, Lady Franklin (2004) was featured on PoeticA ... ... (read more)

States of Poetry 2016 - TAS | About Graeme Hetherington

Graeme Hetherington
Monday, 22 February 2016
Graeme Hetherington, born in 1937, grew up on the west coast of Tasmania before attending boarding school and the University of Tasmania in Hobart, where he became a lecturer in the Classics Department. Not finding any Hittites, Greeks... ... (read more)

States of Poetry 2016 - TAS | About Jane Williams

Jane Williams
Monday, 22 February 2016
Jane Williams’s poems have been published widely since the early 1990s. She is the author of five collections of poems and one of short stories. Her most recent book is ... ... (read more)