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Rose Lucas Rose Lucas i(A35851 works by)
Born: Established: 1961 ;
Gender: Female
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Rose Lucas completed her PhD at Monash University. Later she was the director of the Centre for Women's Studies at Monash University, Melbourne where she taught cinema, women's literature and feminist poetics. Lucas has also been a senior lecturer in the School of English, Communications and Performance Studies at Monash,a lecturer at the Chisholm Institute, Melbourne and a Senior Lecturer in the Graduate Research Centre at Victoria University. 

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2021 commended Ros Spencer Poetry Prize for 'Her Father's Life'.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Even in the Dark Crawley : UWA Publishing , 2013 6151551 2013 selected work poetry

'In a collection evoking luminescent images, poet Rose Lucas explores nature and beauty, love and travel. Even in the Dark contains delicate poems of the lives of women and the exquisite beauty contained in the act of observation. The entire lifespan is present here, in vitro to the final hours, developing and then ageing bodies captured in whisps of lovely images, images that also contain danger and risk. In this, her first volume of poetry, Lucas has distilled years of writing into an impressive selection.' (Publisher's blurb)

2014 winner ASAL Awards Mary Gilmore Award for a First Book of Poetry
Yellow Jacket : Vespula Maculifrons i "The washing line", 2009 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 309 2009; (p. 35) Even in the Dark 2013; (p. 41-43)
2009 shortlisted Peter Porter Poetry Prize Prize known as the ABR Poetry Prize in 2009.
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