Genre: Literary

Country of Origin: New Zealand

Vincent O’Sullivan is a poet, fiction writer, and editor. He has also written plays and criticism. O’Sullivan has received numerous distinguished awards, residencies and fellowships, and his writing has been widely published nationally and internationally. Collections of his short fiction followed a number of collections of verse, and O’Sullivan has written for radio, television, and the stage. In 2006, he was awarded $60,000 for poetry at the Prime Ministers Awards for Literary Achievement.

- Source: www.bookcouncil.org.nz/writers/osullivanv.html