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Shari Kocher Shari Kocher i(A25574 works by) (a.k.a. Shari Kocher Campbell)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Shari Kocher has lived in many places, including Dublin. She holds a PhD from Melbourne University and works as a freelance editor, scholar and poet. (Source : Overland website)

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2018 longlisted The University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize

For 'Ode to ‘Black Abstraction’ with Sappho in Translation'.

2016 shortlisted The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize for ‘River of crumbs’
2016 shortlisted University of Canberra Health Poetry Prize for The Glimpse

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon The Non-Sequitur of Snow Glebe : Puncher and Wattmann , 2015 9242894 2015 selected work poetry

'Moving non-chronologically through youth and maturity, dreamscapes and time, Shari Kocher's long-awaited first collection charges the elusive music of cross-generational song-lines-mothers and daughters, daughters and grandmothers, lovers and kin-with the invisibles and intangibles of two decades spent honing her craft. This is a book about breathing. It is also about the changing contours of the journey home, even when the ground of what is meant by home seems most absent, impossible or undone. Rooted in place, yet animated by the immaterial, these poems breathe a body of living and loving alive. ' (Publication summary)

2015 highly commended Anne Elder Award
Dreaming in Auslan : A Study in Yellow and Gray i "Waking a little at a time, the chain of light helix", 2010 single work poetry
— Appears in: Page Seventeen , no. 8 2010; (p. 19-20)
2010 Winner Page Seventeen Poetry Competition
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