Poets’ Corner: Poetry as Autobiography with Tricia Dearborn

Thank you to everyone who came to July’s Poets’ Corner featuring Jennifer Compton! It was a lovely night!
August’s Poets’ Corner guest is Tricia Dearborn! She will be reading and talking to the theme of “Poetry as Autobiography”.

Location: WestWords, 91B Grose Street, Parramatta, NSW, 2150
Time: Thursday 29th August, 7-9pm

Tricia Dearborn’s latest collection, Autobiochemistry, was released by UWA Publishing in February 2019. Her chapbook She Reconsiders Life on the Run (International Poetry Studies Institute) is due out in October. Her poetry is featured in anthologies such as The Best Australian Science Writing 2019 (forthcoming), Contemporary Australian Poetry, Australian Poetry since 1788 and The Best Australian Poems 2012 and 2010. Tricia is on the editorial board of Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics. She has been a guest at the Queensland Poetry Festival, the Sydney Writers’ Festival and the Newcastle Writers’ Festival, and will be a Poet in Residence at the University of Canberra’s Poetry on the Move 2019 festival. She is a judge of this year’s University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor’s International Poetry Prize.