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John Mateer

John Mateer has published books of poems in Australia, Austria, Portugal and the UK, and smaller collections in South Africa, Indonesia, Japan and Macau. World Literature Today has called him ‘the most recent reincarnation of the international poet’.

Mateer has been a guest speaker at writing festivals around the world.

Awards

NSW Premier’s Literary Award (Shortlisted 2013)
Victorian Premier’s Literary Award (Shortlisted 2013)
Prime Minister’s Literary Award (Shortlisted 2013)
Centenary Medal (2003)
Victorian Premier’s Prize for Poetry (Winner 2001)

Books available from Fremantle Press

From the Catalogue

My Superhero selection

My Superhero by Chris Owen and Moira Court has been selected for the prestigious 2014 White Raven list by the International Youth Library.

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