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Todd Turner Todd Turner i(A121741 works by)
Born: Established: 1971 Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Todd Turner has worked in a variety of jobs including cleaner and goldsmith. He has travelled extensively through Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Woodsmoke Fitzroy North : Black Pepper , 2013 6484291 2013 selected work poetry

'Todd Turner writes poetry of unfashionable warmth. Woodsmoke, which is an occasional motif throughout the book, refers to the ancient resins which fire draws upon in burning. The smoke is the signal, the equivalent of the poem. His unforced measured language yields deeply moving poems–whether on the death of a brother or the loss of market gardens.' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted ASAL Awards Mary Gilmore Award for a First Book of Poetry
Fieldwork i "The hilltop backs onto a concrete hedge,", 2011 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australian Poetry Journal , vol. 1 no. 1 2011; (p. 61-62)
2011 highly commended Blake Poetry Prize
At Cobark 2010 single work poetry
2010 shortlisted The Newcastle Poetry Prize
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