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  • Appears in:
    y Quadrant vol. 58 no. 5 May 2014 7410992 2014 periodical issue 2014 pg. 11
  • Appears in:
    y The Best Australian Poems 2014 Geoff Page (editor), Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2014 7989324 2014 anthology poetry

    'In The Best Australian Poems 2014, award-winning poet Geoff Page compiles an anthology that celebrates both the established and the emerging, the classical and the pioneering in contemporary Australian poetry collection for readers and writers alike.' (Source: Publisher's Blurb)

    Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2014
    pg. 182
  • Appears in:
    y Sentenced to Life Clive James , Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia , 2015 8439954 2015 selected work poetry

    'In his new collection of poems - several of which have already become famous before their book publication - Clive James looks back over an extraordinarily rich life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty. There are regrets, but no trace of self-pity in these verses, which - for all their open dealings with death and illness - are primarily a celebration of what is treasurable and memorable in our time here.

    Again and again, James reminds us that he is not only a poet of effortless wit and lyric accomplishment: he is also an immensely wise one, who delights in using poetic form to bring a razor-sharp focus to his thought. Miraculously, these poems see James writing with his insight and energy not only undiminished but positively charged by his situation: Sentenced to Life represents a career high point from one of the greatest literary intelligences of the age.' (Publication summary)

    Sydney : Pan Macmillan Australia , 2015
    pg. 7
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