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Jakob Ziguras Jakob Ziguras i(A87785 works by)
Born: Established: Wroclaw,
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Poland,
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Eastern Europe, Europe,
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Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

 Jakob Ziguras was born in Wrocław and lived in Europe until the age of seven, when with his mother he immigrated to Australia as a refugee from communist Poland. After studying visual art for a time, he moved on to study philosophy and completed a PhD at the University of Sydney. 

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2015 third place The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize for Jet Lag Song Nets
2013 winner David Harold Tribe Poetry Award for 'Vanity Fair'
2011 winner Harri Jones Memorial Prize

Awards for Works

Late Winter Morning i "Falling", 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Ear to Earth : An Anthology of Australian Poetry 2017 2017; (p. 27)
2017 commended Henry Kendall Poetry Award
Jet Lag Song Nets i "You notice something on the avenue", 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 222 2016; (p. 28-29)
2015 third place The Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize
y separately published work icon Chains of Snow World Square : Pitt Street Poetry , 2013 6154878 2013 selected work poetry
2014 shortlisted Prime Minister's Literary Awards Poetry
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