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.

 

 

 

 

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