Writer | Short Fiction
Footscray, Melbourne’s west, Victoria
Barry is working on a collection of linked short fiction exploring marginalised sexual identity and expression. The project, Broken Rules, is being developed with support from the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria (formerly Arts Victoria), and a PIP Fellowship at Varuna, the National Writers House.
Barry’s writing has been recognised in a number of literary awards, and he is published in Australia and overseas. His story ‘Their cruel routines’ is the winner of the 2015 Overland Victoria University Short Story Prize. His short story ‘Interrupter’ is published in a pocketbook by In Short Publishing Co.
Barry is also a member of the Roomers Writing Workshops.