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Andrew Burke
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Mark Weiss 'as luck would have it' Available Now
Mark Weiss - As Luck Would Have It Paperback, 116pp, 9x6ins, £9.95 / $18 978184861413-0 [Download a sample PDF from this book  here .]   "This is a barefoot poetry, almost in the very oldest Asian sense of that phrase, a poetry of voice & body that recogniz...
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Poets Hub from writingWA
2015 Ekphrasis Poetry Award This Award is open to poets residing anywhere in Australia.  Poems must be up to twelve lines and respond to one of twelve selected art works from the Nillumbik Shire Art Collection.  Open Section: $500 first prize; $300 second a...
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The Story of Australia's People Volume 1: The Rise and Fall of Ancient Australia
AUTHOR:  GEOFFREY BLAINEY Price: $ 49.99 The vast continent of Australia was settled in two main streams, far apart in time and origin.  The first came ashore some 50,000 years ago when the islands of Australia, Tasmania and New Guinea were one.  The second...
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PETER KENEALLY REVIEW OF 'SCAVENGERS SEASON' by KIT KELEN in THE WEEKEND AUSTRALIAN, 21/22 February
Kit Kelen ’s new collection, Scavenger’s Season (Puncher & Wattman, 131pp, $25), has its own bush ethereality, but it’s mainly tonal. The book describes his relationship, over 25 years or so, with his 2ha property on the NSW north coast and the surrounding ...
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Glorious insults - from a past era
These glorious insults are from an era before the English language got boiled down to 4-letter words. A member of Parliament to Disraeli: "Sir, you will either die on the gallows or of some unspeakable disease."  "That depends, Sir," said Disraeli, "whether...
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ABC JAZZ 'THURSDAY NIGHT LIVE: CLARK TERRY RIP
On this episode of TNL [Thursday Night Live on ABC Jazz], we celebrate the life and music of the great Clark Terry, who passed away at the age of 94 on February 21, 2015. "Imitate, assimilate, innovate..." These three words were Clark Terry's way of summing...
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Meanjin Papers No.1
MEANJIN quarterly's first issue in 1940. with a great motto on the back: Combine Pleasure and Patriotism READ AUSTRALIAN BOOKS Thanks to Writers Victoria for this info.
MEANJIN quarterly's first issue in 1940. with a great motto on the back: Combine Pleasure and Patriotism READ AUSTRALIAN BOOKS Thanks to Writers Victoria for this info.
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Jeri Kroll and Geoffrey Lehmann reading in Canberra
Hello Poetry at The Gods in Canberra supporters  A reminder that the first reading this year will be on Tuesday March 10. It will feature Geoffrey Lehmann (Sydney) and Jeri Kroll (Adelaide). See details below.  Please come along and make it a great start to...
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Australian Dreams 2 by Southerly - Now Avaialable
After a decade of ragged, terror-driven politics many people's dreams of and for Australia are looking battered, but the dreaming continues. Essays and other contributions here reflect the wide range and complexity of a nation's dreaming. Calls for a fairer...
After a decade of ragged, terror-driven politics many people's dreams of and for Australia are looking battered, but the dreaming continues. Essays and other contributions here reflect the wide range and complexity of a natio...
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Australian poet and novelist.
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