Thanks to Bruce Pascoe for an excellent month of blogs. This month our blogger is Kate Fagan.
Kate Fagan is a poet, songwriter and academic, and the Convenor of the
English Program at Western Sydney University. Her book First Light
(Giramondo, 2012) was short-listed for both the Age Book of the Year
Award and the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards. She is a former editor-in- chief
of How2, the established U.S.-based journal of innovative poetics, and she
supported Joan Baez on her 2013 tour of Australia/NZ. In August 2016 Kate
received a Community Recognition Statement from the NSW Parliament for
her work in facilitating the Blue Mountains event “Speaking Out” with feminist
author Tara Moss.
Find Kate on Facebook at, ‘Kate Fagan – Musician’