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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