Authors » 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.
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
What do robots and poetry have in common?
In an unexpected collaboration local poet Nandi Chinna will team up with a Dutch robot for the 2015 Fremantle Street Arts Festival.