Poetry Reading with Jeanine Leane and Open Mic

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

16 Jul 2021 Once Only Event

The Booranga Writers’ Centre and The Curious Rabbit present Jeanine Leane in our July Poetry Reading and Open Mic.

Jeanine Leane is a Wiradjuri writer, poet and academic from southwest New South Wales. Jeanine has published widely in the area of Aboriginal literature, writing otherness, and creative non-fiction.

Jeanine teaches Creative Writing and Aboriginal Literature at the University of Melbourne and is currently editing a collection of First Nations Australian poetry commissioned by Red Room Poetry and Magabala Books to be released in 2020. Jeanine is the recipient of an Australian Research Council (ARC) Fellowship for a project called ‘Aboriginal Writing: Shaping the literary and cultural history of Australia, since 1988’ (2014-2018); and a second ARC grant that looks at Indigenous Storytelling and the Archive 2020-2024).

In 2020 Jeanine edited Guwayu – for all times – a collection of First Nations Poetry commissioned by Red Room Poetry and published by Magabala Books.

Join us to hear a reading from Jeanine followed by our open mic for poets with new work to share.


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Author Talk and Open Mic

Event Dates

Once Only Event

16 Jul 2021

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