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.

 

 

 

 

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