photo Jordie Albiston

     Jordie Albiston is a major Australian poet, recognised as an innovator of poetic forms which often incorporate mathematical and musical structures.  She is the recipient of many prizes, including the Mary Gilmore Award, NSW Premier's Award, and the Patrick White Literary Award.  She lives in Melbourne.

Poetry:
Nervous Arcs
Botany Bay Document
The Hanging of Jean Lee
My Secret Life [chapbook]
The Fall
Vertigo: a cantata
the sonnet according to ‘m’
the Book of Ethel
kindness [artist’s book]
XIII Poems
Jack & Mollie (& Her)
Euclid’s dog: 100 algorithmic poems
Warlines
The Cyprus Poems [chapbook]
element: the atomic weight and radius of love  

Children's Poetry:

Sukie’s Suitcase
Barkwoofggrrr!

Editor:

The Weekly Poem: 52 exercises in closed & open forms
Prayers of a Secular World [with Kevin Brophy]


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iceberg   Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book Fifteeners (coming in 2021)


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cobalt  Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book element

 

calcium  Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book element

 

beryllium  Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book element

 

lithium  Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book element

 

nickel  Jordie Albiston (2020)  from the book element

 

window  Jordie Albiston (2017)  an early version of 'technetium' from the book element


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matter   Jordie Albiston (2017)  from the multimedia show Particle/Wave produced by Alicia Sometimes


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energy  Jordie Albiston (2017)


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