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Jessica Wilkinson Jessica Wilkinson i(A117141 works by) (a.k.a. Jessica L. Wilkinson)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Jessica Wilkinson's poetry and poetic criticism have appeared in several Australian and international books, newspapers and journals. She has performed two of her long poetic works with musician Simon Charles. She has a PhD in Creative Writing and Literature from the University of Melbourne.

Wilkinson received a Varuna Residency Fellowship in 2009 and in 2008 was studied under the Felix Meyer Scholarship for Creative Writing.
She has lectured at RMIT in Melbourne.

Wilkinson is the founder of Rabbit: A Journal for Nonfiction Poetry and has taught Creative Writing at RMIT University.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2019 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships

Literature Arts Projects For Individuals and Groups $28,308.00

2019 shortlisted Red Room Poetry Fellowship
2014 winner Peter Porter Poetry Prize For 'Arrival Platform Humlet'.

Awards for Works

Firebird i "You cannot find it in a book—", 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Montreal International Poetry Prize : 2015 Longlist 2015;
2015 longlisted International Awards Montreal International Poetry Prize
Arrival Platform Humlet i "Arrival Platform Humlet", 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 361 2014; (p. 42-43) Active Aesthetics : Contemporary Australian Poetry 2016;
2014 shortlisted Peter Porter Poetry Prize
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