Book your tickets now for 22 Pillars! (High Tide – Fremantle Festival) http://www.hightidefremantle.com/line-up/22_pillars/ S Art Space | PSAS, 22 Pakenham St3 & 4 Nov | Fri & Sat | 6pm | Free | Bookings essential22 PILLARS is a spoken word performance event that … Continued
‘After Your Mother’s Fall’ shortlisted for the Ros Spencer Poetry Prize. Read the judges report here: https://wapoets.wordpress.com/2017-ros-spencer-poetry-prize-winners/
‘My Father Comes to the Island’ shortlisted for the Grieve Poetry Prize http://www.hunterwriterscentre.org/grieve-project.html
This week Adelaide artist Jen Lush (from the band Cat Dog Bird) released a solo album that turns the words of amazing poets like Kevin Brophy, Cate Kennedy and Ali Cobby Eckermann into songs. Early in the bitter battle at … Continued
Renee’s manuscript ‘Returning to Land’ was shortlisted for the Dorothy Hewett Prize for an Unpublished Manuscript. http://uwap.uwa.edu.au/pages/the-dorothy-hewett-award-for-an-unpublished-manuscript
Renee’s poem ‘Black Stone’ was shortlisted in the Katherine Susannah Pritchard Poetry Awards. Find out more here: http://kspf.iinet.net.au/2015results.php
During March, Renee joined a panel of speakers sharing their first hand experiences of Australia’s detention centres.
Image: Renee recording poems at RTR studio in June to be broadcast in October. 10 living Australian poets have been commissioned to write poems for and about a dead poet of their choosing. These new poems will be broadcast nationally … Continued