Emily BALLOU

BALLOU Emily

Poems

 

Emily Ballou is a Scotland-based Australian poet, novelist and screenwriter. She is the author of the novels Father Lands and Aphelion (Picador) and the verse-portrait of Charles Darwin The Darwin Poems (UWA Publishing). The Darwin Poems was awarded the 2010 Wesley Michel Wright Poetry Prize, highly commended in the Anne Elder Award and shortlisted for the Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry, the Mary Gilmore Prize, the ALS Gold Medal and the Western Australia Premier’s Prize. She has recently adapted two episodes of The Slap for ABC-TV, soon to be screened on the BBC. She lives in Glasgow.

 

 

 

 

  • Commission européenne
  • Balassi Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of Hungary in Brussels
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • MuntPunt
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • Embassy of Ireland
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  • Austrian Cultural Forum
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Greenlandic Writers Association