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Thuy On Thuy On i(A9115 works by)
Gender: Female
Heritage: Vietnamese
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BiographyHistory

Thuy On is a freelance writer whose reviews appear in a number of publications including The Age, The Australian Book Review and The Big Issue. She has also been the Melbourne theatre critic for The Australian.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2021 commended Ada Cambridge Writing Prizes Poetry for 'Get Lit'.
2021 recipient Creative Victoria for the creative development of a new poetry collection
2020 recipient JUNCTURE Fellowship

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Turbulence Carlton : Melbourne University Press , 2020 18827375 2020 selected work poetry

'In this intensely personal collection, On explores loss, separation and renewal, online dating, sex, longing, rejection and desire. Though they are personal and confessional, taken from the authors own life, these poems speak to anyone who’s ever loved and lost. 

'Filled with short sharp burst of emotion, this stunning debut seeks to untangle the messiness of human relationships.' (Publication summary) 

2021 shortlisted ASAL Awards Mary Gilmore Award for a First Book of Poetry
2021 highly commended Victorian Premier's Literary Awards The C. J. Dennis Prize for Poetry
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