Christina Armstrong i(12 works by) (a.k.a. Chris Armstrong)
Gender: Female
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Christina Armstrong 'completed a Masters in Creative Writing in 2004 at the University of Wollongong and from this her first novel, Blue, was shortlisted for the 2005 Australian Vogel Literary Award (Allen & Unwin). She originally trained as a journalist and has worked in a variety of careers from public relations to life modelling ... She has won several awards for her poetry and writing and is currently [2010] working on her second novel, which formed the basis for her application to the ASA Mentorship programme.'

Source: Australian Society of Authors website,

Sighted: 15/12/2010

Personal Awards

2015 shortlisted Noel Rowe Poetry Award For the manuscript The Watershed.
2014 shortlisted Manning Clark House National Cultural Awards Axel Clark Memorial Prize for Poetry For unpublished poem 'Fish River'.
2014 shortlisted The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize for New and Emerging Poets For 'Exile'.

Awards for Works

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