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Ashley Kalagian Blunt Ashley Kalagian Blunt i(9196570 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Ashley Blunt is a writer and stand-up comedian. She has been studying (2017) a Master of Research in Creative Writing at Macquarie University.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2017 longlisted Kill Your Darlings Awards The KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award For 'Full of Donkey: Travels in Armenia'.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon My Name Is Revenge Strawberry Hills : Spineless Wonders , 2018 14975907 2018 selected work novel essay

'Sydney, 1980: The Turkish consul-general is assassinated by two gunmen, and an international terrorist group claim responsibility. Vrezh, an Armenian-Australian, longs to be involved, believing the attacks are justice for the Armenian genocide.

'Through his brother, Vrezh meets Softie, a shadowy Armenian. Softie forces him to build a bomb by threatening to turn his brother in to the police for the assassination.

'Desperate to save his brother, Vrezh uses the bomb to murder Softie, risking his own life. His brother arrives in time to save him, but Vrezh’s injuries and the resulting rift with his family leave him disillusioned.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 shortlisted The Woollahra Digital Literary Award Fiction
2018 finalist The Carmel Bird Award
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