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Louise Crisp Louise Crisp i(A35561 works by)
Born: Established: 1957 Omeo, Omeo - Tambo Crossing area, East Gippsland, Gippsland, Victoria, ;
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Louise Crisp graduated from the Australian National University with a BA (1983) and has a Graduate Diploma in Humanities (French) from the University of New England. Over the years she has worked in a number of different places and jobs both in Australia and NZ. She lived in SA between 1985-88, and it was here that she started writing and was first published.

Louise has received grants from the Literature Board of the Australia Council, the SA Dept of the Arts, the Sydney Carnivale Festival 1989, Arts Victoria (a Division of the Dept of Arts, Sport & Tourism) and a Regional Writer's Fellowship from the Eleanor Dark Foundation (Varuna).

Most Referenced Works

Affiliation Notes

  • Visited or worked in SA for a period

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Pearl and Sea Fed Parkville : Hazard Press , 1994 Z440867 1994 selected work poetry
1995 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Kenneth Slessor Poetry Prize
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