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Lachlan Brown Lachlan Brown i(A90019 works by)
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Lachlan Brown is a senior lecturer in English at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga. His poems have appeared in journals including Westside, Heat, Rabbit, Mascara and Relief. (Source : Cordite : Explode)

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2021 shortlisted The Booranga Prize The Booranga Prize for Poetry for 'Prayers for the People'.
2018 longlisted The University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize For 'Axis'.
2016 shortlisted The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize for ‘Self-division: little song selections’

Awards for Works

Precision Signs 2020 sequence poetry
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , January / February no. 418 2020; (p. 54)
2020 shortlisted Peter Porter Poetry Prize
‘Self-Division : Little Song Selections 2017 sequence poetry
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 226 2017; (p. 32-34) Groundswell: The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize for New and Emerging Artists 2021; (p. 32-34)
Judge's Report: Lachlan Brown’s ‘Self-division: little song selections’, this year’s runner-up, is a series of playful but moody sonnets set in suburban Western Sydney, structured around the prime-numbered tracks of what could be a hoax record by an unknown band. Brown’s breathtaking enjambments (‘those ads you accident- / ally click on before the world / explodes’) give the malle(y)able sonnet form yet another lease of life.
2016 Runner up The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize
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