Judith Beveridge (born 1956) is a contemporary Australian poet, editor and academic. She is a recipient of the Christopher Brennan Award.

BiographyEdit

Judith Beveridge was born in London, England,[1] arriving in Australia with her parents in 1960. She started her education at the Auburn North Public School in September 1961, and graduated in 1968 as "Dux of the School" (a title awarded to the student with best aggregate result over all subjects).[2] Completing a BA at UTS she has worked in libraries, teaching, as a researcher and in environmental regeneration.[3] From 2003 until 2018, she taught creative writing at The University of Sydney[4] and was poetry editor for Meanjin from 2005[5] to 2015[6], having previously edited Hobo and the Australian Arabic literature journal Kalimat.

Awards and nominationsEdit

BibliographyEdit

  • The Domesticity of Giraffes, (Black Lightning, 1987) ISBN 0-949561-08-8
  • A parachute of blue : first choice of Australian poets. Number one, with Jill Jones & Louise Katherine Wakeling (Round Table Publications, 1995) ISBN 0-646-22003-9
  • Accidental Grace, (UQP, 1996) ISBN 0-7022-2872-9
  • How to Love Bats, and Other Poems (Picaro Press, 2001)OCLC: 57312733
  • Wolf Notes, (Giramondo, 2003) ISBN 1-920882-00-6
  • Storm and Honey, (Giramondo, 2009) ISBN 978-1-920882-56-3
  • The Best Australian Poetry 2006, with Martin Duwell & Bronwyn Lea (UQP, 2006) ISBN 0-7022-3568-7
  • Sun Music: New and Selected Poems, (Giramondo, 2018) ISBN 978-1-925336-88-7

ArticlesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Australian Poets and Their Works, by William Wilde, Oxford University Press, 1996.
  2. ^ Selina Samuels (July 2006). Australian writers, 1975-2000. Thomson Gale. p. 33. ISBN 978-0-7876-8143-2. Retrieved 8 January 2013.
  3. ^ "Biography at Australian Literature Resources". 3 July 2007. Archived from the original on 27 October 2006.
  4. ^ "JUDITH BEVERIDGE". 2019 Queensland Poetry Festival. 24 June 2019. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  5. ^ "Beveridge, Judith - Poet - Australian Poetry Library". www.poetrylibrary.edu.au. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  6. ^ "Sweetness". Meanjin. 18 March 2018. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  7. ^ "Association for the Study of Australian Literature: Mary Gilmore Prize for the best first book of poetry". 3 July 2007. Archived from the original on 1 July 2007.
  8. ^ "NSW Ministry for the Arts: Premier's Literary Awards". 3 July 2007. Archived from the original on 5 October 2007.
  9. ^ "Josephine Ulrick Poetry Prize". 3 July 2007. Archived from the original on 30 August 2007.
  10. ^ "Queensland Premier's Literary Awards". 26 June 2007. Archived from the original on 13 August 2007.
  11. ^ "Mildura Writers' Festival, Thursday 20 — Sunday 23 July 2006". Arts Festival 07 Mildura/Wentworth. Archived from the original on 8 June 2007. Retrieved 4 August 2007.
  12. ^ FAW National Literary Awards 2013 Results[permanent dead link]
  13. ^ "New South Wales Premier's Awards" (PDF). SL Magazine. 8 (4): 35. Summer 2015.
  14. ^ "Winners announced for PM's Literary Awards 2019". Books+Publishing. 23 October 2019. Retrieved 23 October 2019.

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