September 2018

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Damen O’Brien

Damen O’Brien is a Queensland poet. He was joint winner of the Peter Porter Poetry Prize and has won the Yeats Poetry Prize, the KSP Poetry Award and the Ipswich Poetry Festival, and was shortlisted in the Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize, ACU Poetry Prize, Val Vallis Award, Newcastle Poetry Prize, and Martha Richardson Memorial Poetry Prize. Damen has previously been published in Rabbit, Southerly, Cordite, Island, Verity La and StylusLit.