Lisa Brockwell

2020 poet in residence


Lisa Brockwell lives near Byron Bay.  Her poems have been published in The Spectator, The Canberra Times, The Weekend Australian, Meanjin and Best Australian Poems.  She was runner-up in the University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize in 2015 and highly commended in the Bridport Prize in the UK. 


Earth Girls was published by Pitt Street Poetry in 2016 and commended in the Anne Elder Award.  Her next collection is forthcoming from Pitt Street Poetry in 2021.

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