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Jan Owen

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Jan Owen is a South Australian poet whose most recent book is Poems 1980 – 2008. She has wor­ked as a libra­rian and tea­cher and has had resi­den­cies in Venice, Rome, Paris and Malaysia. Awards for her work include the Mary Gilmore Prize, the Wesley Michel Wright Prize and the Gwen Harwood Poetry Prize. In 2009 she was a Fellow at Hawthornden Castle, Scotland, and par­ti­ci­pa­ted in the Festival International de la Poésie at Trois Rivières, Quebec. In 2010 she was a guest at the Maastricht International Poetry Nights where a selec­tion of her poems in Dutch, De Kus, was publi­shed by Azul Press.

A New and Selected The Offhand Angel will be publi­shed in the U.K. in 2014, and a selec­tion of Baudelaire trans­la­tions is for­th­co­ming with Arc Publications.