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Jessica Wilkinson Jessica Wilkinson i(A117141 works by) (a.k.a. Jessica L. Wilkinson)
Gender: Female
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Jessica Wilkinson's poetry and poetic criticism have appeared in several Australian and international books, newspapers and journals. She has performed two of her long poetic works with musician Simon Charles. She has a PhD in Creative Writing and Literature from the University of Melbourne.

Wilkinson received a Varuna Residency Fellowship in 2009 and in 2008 was studied under the Felix Meyer Scholarship for Creative Writing.
She has lectured at RMIT in Melbourne.

Wilkinson is the founder of Rabbit: A Journal for Nonfiction Poetry and has taught Creative Writing at RMIT University.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2021 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships Individuals and Groups
2020 shortlisted Red Room Poetry Fellowship
2019 recipient Australia Council Grants, Awards and Fellowships

Literature Arts Projects For Individuals and Groups $28,308.00

Awards for Works

Heating and Cooling in the Time of Isolation i "The elastic on my tracksuit pants has given way", 2021 single work poetry
— Appears in: Island , no. 161 2021; (p. 10-11)
2020-2021 highly commended Gwen Harwood Memorial Poetry Prize
Firebird i "You cannot find it in a book—", 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Montreal International Poetry Prize : 2015 Longlist 2015;
2015 longlisted Montreal International Poetry Prize
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