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Poet Peter Bakowski at Fullers Bookshop, Monday, 11 October 6pm

Peter Bakowski, an award winning poet, will be speaking and reading from his latest collection of poetry Beneath Our Armour (Hunter 2009) at Fullers Bookshop at 6pm on Monday, October 11th.

Beneath Our Armour is Bakowski’s sixth collection of poetry and it was shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award, which he has also previously won.

Bakowski began to write poetry in 1983 and since then has been published in 14 countries and translated in to languages as diverse as Arabic and Japanese.

He has travelled and worked widely, as writer-in-residence in Australia, Italy, Paris and China and is known for his irreverence and insight.

More information can be found at his blog:

http://bakowskipoetrynews.blogspot.com/