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Gig Ryan

Gig Ryan is an Australian poet who was born in Leicester, England, and was poetry editor for the Melbourne newspaper,The Age 1998-2016. She has also recorded her songs with the bands Disband and Driving Past. Author of seven individual collections, and a large retrospective New and Selected, her book Pure and Applied won the 1999 C. J. Dennis Prize for Poetry and Heroic Money was shortlisted for the 2002 Kenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry. New and Selected Poems was shortlisted for the 2012 Prime...See more