Miss Ruby Leigh Porter

BA/BFA (Hons), BA (Hons), MCW

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Doctoral Candidate - Doctor of Philosophy

Biography

Ruby Porter is a prose-writer, poet and artist. She tutors creative writing at the University of Auckland, and in high schools. Ruby was the winner of the Wallace Foundation Short Fiction Award in 2017, and the inaugural winner of the Michael Gifkins Prize in 2018, with her debut novel Attraction. Attraction was written during her Masters of Creative Writing at the University of Auckland under supervisor Paula Morris, and published in May by Melbourne-based Text Publishing. It is distributed throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Porter, R. (2019). Attraction (1st). Melbourne: Text Publishing. Pages: 275.

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ARTS 1 - Bldg 206
14A SYMONDS ST
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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