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Brentley Frazer Brentley Frazer i(A67755 works by)
Born: Established: 1972 Queensland, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Brentley Frazer is a widely published Queensland poet and artist. In 2001 he launched his own online poetry journal Retort Magazine.

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Scoundrel Days : A Memoir 2017 single work autobiography

'In Scoundrel Days Brentley Frazer tells the story of his youth – wild, disillusioned, impassioned and desolate. Born into a Christian cult in outback Queensland, Frazer escapes through literature and poetry, drugs and violence, sex and alcohol; and his ensuing rejection of religion, authority and the 'way things are' leads to adventures, desperation and, just possibly, redemption.

'Beautifully written and urgently told, Scoundrel Days is a visceral, compelling assault on the senses. An at times brutal story articulated with a poet’s sensibility, it portrays a walker of edges exploring the dark side while searching for the love essential to build a soul.' (Publication summary)

2018 longlisted APA Book Design Awards Best Designed Autobiography / Biography / Memoir
2018 shortlisted Mascara Avant-garde Awards Non-Fiction
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