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.

 

 

 

 

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