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Jack Vening Jack Vening i(A107538 works by)
Born: Established: 1988 ;
Gender: Male
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Jack Vening is a writer of short fiction and memoir living in Brisbane. He has taught in the writing programs at the University of Queensland, and Queensland University of Technology, and in 2014 was awarded the inaugural QLA Young Writers Fellowship.

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Awards for Works

The Tourists 2012 single work short story
— Appears in: Rex : The Journal of New Writing 2012; (p. 8-11) Award Winning Australian Writing 2013 2013; (p. 56-61)
2012 winner QUT Creative Writing Prize
The Problem with Dreams 2007 single work drama

A saga of two city workers struggling to decipher dreams from reality, The Problem with Dreams follows down-trodden employee Alex and his demanding boss Sandra through an 'ordinary' working day.

2007 winner Playground - Young Playwright's Competition
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