Jennifer Maiden

Jennifer Maiden has had 25 books published, 21 poetry collections and four novels. She has won the ALS Gold Medal, The Victorian Prize for Literature, the FAW Christopher Brennan Award, three Kenneth Slessor Prizes for Poetry, two CJ Dennis Prizes for Poetry, the Melbourne Age Book of the Year, two Melbourne Age Poetry Books of the Year, the Harri Jones Memorial Prize and other awards, and was short-listed for the International Griffin Poetry Prize. She is currently working on a new poetry collection, Appalachian Fall: Poems About Poverty in Power, to be published by Quemar Press. quemarpress.weebly.com/books.html and quemarpress.weebly.com/books-for-purchase.html

We the Mapless: Poetry Reading Fri 25 Aug 230-330pm JWC Performance, free

Puncher & Wattmann Anthology Readings Sat 26 Aug 12-1pm JWC Performance, free

Jennifer Maiden in Conversation Sun 27 Aug 10-11am Judith Wright Shopfront, free