Joan Kerr i(40 works by)
Born: Established: 1949 Melbourne, Victoria, ;
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Joan Kerr has worked as a speech pathologist and teacher of English as a Second Language (E.S.L.). Her poetry has been published in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States. She has read on Radio National's Poetica and was awarded the Annual Woorilla Poetry Prize in 2000.

Awards for Works

Retrospective "His brain is a country - people swimming in the dam" , Island , Winter no. 117 2009 single work poetry
2008 highly recommended Gwen Harwood Memorial Poetry Prize
Captain Foster Fyans "I picked you out, among these local worthies" , Poems in Perspex : Max Harris Poetry Award 2007 , 2008 single work poetry
2007 Commended Max Harris Poetry Award
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