Aden Rolfe » False Nostalgia / Giramondo / 2016
Aden's debut publication, False Nostalgia, combines poetry and essay to explore the intersection of memory, narrative and identity. Published by Giramondo, the book received the 2017 Mary Gilmore Award and was named by Mascara the best avant-garde poetry book of 2016. False Nostalgia received support for False Nostalgia from the Australia Council, in the form of a JUMP mentorship with Ross Gibson, and from Varuna, The Writers’ House, by way of the Dorothy Hewett Flagship Fellowship for Poetry.