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.

 

 

 

 

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