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Chloe Wilson Chloe Wilson i(A77997 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Chloe Wilson was selected to be part of the 2009 Macquarie Group Foundation LongLines Varuna Workshop in Poetry. She is a former poetry editor for Voiceworks. She holds a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Melbourne.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2019 winner Iowa Short Fiction Award for Tongue-Tied
2019 longlisted Peter Carey Short Story Award

for 'Joy Riders'.

2018 second place Gwen Harwood Memorial Poetry Prize

for 'Hippophobia'.

Awards for Works

Hippophobia i "Someone's taint or blot. That's", 2019 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , no. 156 2019; (p. 16)
2018 second place Gwen Harwood Memorial Poetry Prize
Not Fox nor Axe i "This is for you – this rough assembly of memento mori:", 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Award Winning Australian Writing 2015 2015; (p. 58-60)
2014 winner The Arts Queensland Val Vallis Award for Unpublished Poetry
y separately published work icon Not Fox nor Axe Melbourne : Hunter Publishers , 2015 9082075 2015 selected work poetry

Women knit at the foot of the guillotine. Hundreds of blackbirds tumble suddenly from the sky. Red Riding Hood's grandmother speaks from the belly of the wolf. Santa Lucia offers you her eyes on a platter. These poems present a panorama, by turns historical, mythical, and modern, of horrors and absurdities both familiar and obscure.

''Perhaps not fox nor axe, but something gives us chase' - and the only thing more difficult than bearing witness is turning away.' (Publication summary)

2016 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry
2016 shortlisted Queensland Literary Awards Poetry Collection Judith Wright Calanthe Award
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