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Nick Powell Nick Powell i(A114328 works by) (a.k.a. Nicholas Powell; Nicholas Edward Powell)
Born: Established: 1979 Armidale, Armidale area, New England, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Nick Powell spent his childhood in south-east Queensland. He studied social science at the University of New England, New South Wales, graduating in 1999. Powell has worked as a social worker and bookseller and lived in Finland and Melbourne.

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y separately published work icon Water Mirrors St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2012 Z1871345 2012 selected work poetry 'Water Mirrors was inspired by the author Nicholas Powell's "enchanting and disorientating" experience of moving to Finland. His poems circle intimacy, illusions, and the task of reconciling the many facets of experience. It is concerned with fluctuating perceptions, and with the relationship of language to meaning and aesthetics. Subjects range from the personal to the political, to art and nature.' Source: www.uqp.uq.edu.au/ (Sighted 02/07/2012).
2013 shortlisted Australian Centre Literary Awards Wesley Michel Wright Prize in Poetry
2011 winner Queensland Poetry Festival Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize for an Unpublished Manuscript
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