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.

 

 

 

 

  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Fins Cultureel Instituut | Institut Culturel Finlandais
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Estonian Presidency of the EU
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Balassi Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of Hungary in Brussels
  • South-Moravia Region Office in Brussels
  • Austrian Cultural Forum
  • Instituto Cervantes de Bruselas
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Commission européenne
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Embassy of Iceland | Icelandic Mission to the EU
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Alliance française de Bruxelles-Europe