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Julian Croft Julian Croft i(A14521 works by) (a.k.a. Julian Charles Basset Croft)
Born: Established: 1941 Newcastle, Newcastle - Hunter Valley area, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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Julian Croft grew up in Newcastle, graduating from university there. He spent the late 1960s in Europe and Africa. He has taught at the University of Sierra Leone (1968-1970) and the University of New England, Armidale.

Most Referenced Works


  • Croft has also published a broadside poem, "At the Edge of a Drought" (1980).

Awards for Works

The Shed 2008 sequence poetry
— Appears in: To Sculpt the Moment : Newcastle Poetry Prize Anthology 2008 2008; (p. 31-36)
2008 highly commended The Newcastle Poetry Prize
y separately published work icon The Life and Opinions of Tom Collins : A Study of the Works of Joseph Furphy St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1991 Z87450 1991 multi chapter work criticism
1992 winner ASAL Awards Walter McRae Russell Award
The West Wind i "In the diary which I have", 1985 single work poetry
— Appears in: Poem of Thanksgiving and Other Poems 1985; (p. 13-20) Confessions of a Corinthian : Poems 1991; (p. 16-24)
1985 joint second Mattara Poetry Prize
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