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Steve Evans Steve Evans i(A8781 works by) (a.k.a. Stephen Geoffrey Evans; S. G. Evans)
Born: Established: 1952 Adelaide, South Australia, ;
Gender: Male
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Steve Evans spent his childhood in country towns in South Australia. During his career as an accountant and business manager he began publishing his poetry collections. He completed an MA (Creative Writing) at The University of Adelaide and has taught writing at TAFE and lectured at Flinders University.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2019 winner Satura Prize for Darkness
2019 shortlisted PRH Australia Literary Prize

for 'Water and Dust'.

2015 shortlisted The Whitmore Press Manuscript Prize

Awards for Works

Dachau i "you'll rise when ready", 2003 single work poetry
— Appears in: New England Review , no. 18 2003; (p. 4) Friendly Street Poets Twenty-Eight : Another Universe 2004; (p. 41)
2003 joint winner New England Review Poetry Competition
y separately published work icon Bonetown : Poems Kent Town : Wakefield Press , 1994 Z187836 1994 selected work poetry humour
shortlisted Festival Awards for Literature (SA) John Bray Award for Poetry
y separately published work icon Edison Doesn't Invent the Car Adelaide Kent Town : Friendly Street Poets Wakefield Press , 1990 Z559031 1990 selected work poetry
1990 joint second Anne Elder Award
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