Louise Carter

Poet & Writer

Louise is a Sydney-based poet. Her work has appeared in Best Australian Poems (2012 & 2015), Cordite Poetry Review, Meanjin, Westerly, Other Terrain Journal, and Seizure. She is a member of the Writing & Society Research Centre at Western Sydney University.


Marrickville in Cordite

Hot Clouds in Other Terrain Journal (this poem was also Highly Commended in the 2017 Judith Wright Poetry Prize)

Poets on Porches Drinking Tea in Meanjin (interview with poet, novelist & screenwriter Luke Davies)

My Friend’s Mum in Cordite

Amaranthine in Meanjin

In the Meantime in Cordite

Digesting Grief: Krissy Kneenā€™s Eating My Grandmother: a grief cycle in Verity La (book review)

The Rainbow Bird in Cordite

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