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.

 

 

 

 

  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Embassy of Sweden
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the EU
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • LUCA School of Arts
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Austrian Cultural Forum
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Hungarian Cultural Institute Brussels
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Commission européenne
  • Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the Kingdom of Belgium
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Embassy of Ireland
  • LOFT 58
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • MuntPunt
  • Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren
  • Swedish Institute
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Embassy of Andorra
  • Lithuanian Culture Institute