— Collin Kelley (@CollinKelley) October 26, 2015
Collin Kelley on Twitter: “I absolutely love @IvyAlvarez’s new chapbook from @dancinggrlpress.”
Ivy Alvarez reads “The Estate Agents”, a poem from her second collection, Disturbance.
— Hobart Bookshop (@HobartBookshop) October 6, 2015
Hobart Bookshop on Twitter: “Thanks much @IvyAlvarez for dropping off copies of ‘Hollywood Starlet’. We’re loving seeing you in @IslandMagTas too!”
“In my role as BWF’s program coordinator I got to reunite with old friends, like Brenton McKenna, Dr Anita Heiss, Trent Jamieson and David Burton, and make new ones. It was a great honour to rub shoulders with the likes of Craig Munro, Jonathan Galassi, Sjon, and Ivy Alvarez. It’s often hard to balance life in the arts with personal creation of new work, but BWF always reignites me. Hearing from so many talented, diverse and gifted authors reminds me of the ways reading can transport you.” —Megan McGrath
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“I’ve seen people in tears at these readings,” said Ms Alvarez. “The subject matter can be very triggering.”
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