TIM THORNE - 'The Unspeak Poems and other verses'
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This is Tim Thorne’s fourteenth collection of poetry. His writing
career has stretched over half a century, during which time he has
worked as a poet in schools, universities, trade unions, industry
associations, prisons and art galleries in places as diverse as
Darwin, Liverpool and Prince Edward Island. He was a national
finalist in the Poetry Slam in 2009 and 2010. Thorne was awarded
the Stanford Writing Scholarship, 1971, New Poetry Award, 1973,
Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship for poetry, 1978, the
Gleebooks Poetry Sprint, 1995, the Launceston Poetry Cup,
2006 & 2008, the William Baylebridge award, 2007; and the
Christopher Brennan Award, 2012. He has also received support
from the Australia Council, Arts Tasmania and the Eleanor Dark
Foundation. He was born in Launceston Tasmania, where he lives
with his wife, Stephanie.
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