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John Kinsella

John Kinsella’s many volumes of poetry include the prize winning collections Peripheral Light: New and Selected Poems and The New Arcadia. He is an Extraordinary Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge University, and a Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia.

Awards

Christopher Brennan Award for Poetry (Winner 2007)
Arts Queensland Judith Wright Calanthe Award for Poetry (Winner 2006)
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Winner 1999)
The Age Poetry Book of the Year (Winner 1998)
Adelaide Writers’ Week Poetry Prize (Winner 1996)

Books available from Fremantle Press

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From the Catalogue

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.

SKRYF, which is the brainchild of Eindhoven artist Gijs van Bon, will creep around the Fremantle Town Hall leaving a trail of Chinna’s poetry created from piles of sand. »