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