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.

 

 

 

 

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