Liat Kirby i(93 works by) (a.k.a. Lyn Kirby; Lynette Kirby; Liat Kirby-Nagar)
Born: Established: 1945 Melbourne, Victoria, ;
Gender: Female
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Liat Kirby has a BA in English and Art History from La Trobe University. She is a poet, freelance reviewer and a former administrator of the National Book Council.


  • Author's works published prior to 2000 appear under the names Lynette Kirby, or Lyn Kirby. From 2000 Liat Kirby is used.

Awards for Works

History "I am outside the night." , Australian Multicultural Book Review , vol. 6 no. 3 Curving My Eyes to Almonds , 1999 single work poetry
1998 joint second Multicultural Poetry Prize Open Poetry
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