Louise Oxley i(73 works by)
Born: Established: 1955 Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania, ;
Gender: Female


Louise Oxley was born and educated in Hobart, but has also lived in Bordeaux, London and Bangkok. She holds a masters degree in Applied Linguistics and has worked with international students at the University of Tasmania as a teacher of English as a Second Language.

The writing of her poetry book, Compound Eye, has been assisted by an Australia Council grant and a residency at Varuna Writers' Centre.

Awards for Works

Buoyancy 2008 selected work poetry
2008 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Poetry
After the Diagnosis "Today the mountain's strangely luminous with frost,", Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize , 2007 single work poetry
2007 winner Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize
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