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Jack Cox Jack Cox i(A660 works by)
Born: Established: 1984 Sydney, New South Wales, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Jack Cox holds a Master's degree from the University of Sydney. In 2012, he spent time in Paris as the recipient of a Marten Bequest scholarship.

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Awards for Works

Dodge Rose 2015 single work novel

'Eliza travels to Sydney to deal with the estate of her Aunt Dodge, and finds Maxine, a hitherto unknown cousin, occupying Dodge's apartment. When legal complications derail plans to live it up on their inheritance, the women's lives become consumed by absurd attempts to deal with Australian tax law, as well their own mounting boredom and squalor. The most astonishing debut novel of the decade, Dodge Rose calls to mind Henry Green in its skewed use of colloquial speech, Joyce in its love of inventories, and William Gaddis in its virtuoso lampooning of law, high finance, and national myth.' (Publication summary)

2017 shortlisted Voss Literary Prize
2017 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Glenda Adams Award for New Writing
Gorgeous Perambulator Australian Book Review , September no. 344 2012 single work short story
2012 shortlisted ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize
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