Home #Blue Nib Issues Issue 41 | March 2020 | The Anthony Lawrence Interview -With Denise O’Hagan

The Anthony Lawrence Interview -With Denise O’Hagan

Anthony Lawrence has published fifteen books of poems and a novel. His most recent collection, Headwaters, won the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Award for Poetry. Simple Things, a new book of poems, is to be published by Hunter Books in 2020. He is a Senior Lecturer at Griffith University, where he teaches Creative Writing. He lives on Moreton Bay, Queensland.

Denise:
When didyou start writing, and what first drew you to poetry?

Anthony:
Poetry found me when I was very young. Perha...

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