John Millett i(375 works by) (a.k.a. John Antill Millett)
Born: Established: 1921 Woollahra, Sydney Eastern Harbourside, Sydney Eastern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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Millett was an air gunner in England during the Second World War. A trained lawyer, he became the managing editor of Poetry Australia in 1967. After the death of Grace Perry (q.v.), Millett was editor of Poetry Australia from 1988 to 1992 and then helped to establish the Poetry Australia Fund which was instrumental in the establishment in 2002 of the magazine Blue Dog: Australian Poetry. He published and reviewed extensively in Australia, the UK and the USA.

Personal Awards

1999 Order of Australia Member of the Order of Australia (AM) For service to literature as editor of Poetry Australia.

Awards for Works

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