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.

 

 

 

 

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