Wendy Jenkins i(106 works by) (a.k.a. Jenkins Wendy Elizabeth)
Also writes as: Jenna Kinsey
Born: Established: 1952 Perth, Western Australia, ;
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Wendy Jenkins has lived for most of her life in Fremantle, Western Australia. She studied Social Work at the WA Institute of Technology (now Curtin University) and was employed for a time as a psychiatric social worker with the Western Australian Mental Health Services. She has also worked as an Art Gallery Supervisor and an arts consultant.

Jenkins has been writing poetry since 1979, and her literary roles have included work as a publisher's editor, a manuscript editor and a creative writing teacher. Jenkins has also edited editions of the literary journal Salt.

Awards for Works

Rogue Equations , 2000 selected work poetry
2001 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards
Portrait : A West Coast Collection , 1986 anthology poetry short story
1986 winner Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Special Category : Short Stories and Verse
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