The Cows on Killing Day single work   poetry   "All me are standing on feed. The sky is shining."
  • Author: Les Murray http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/murray-les
Issue Details: First known date: 1988 1988
AustLit is a subscription service. The content and services available here are limited because you have not been recognised as a subscriber. Find out how to gain full access to AustLit

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y The Adelaide Review no. 51 May 1988 Z890804 1988 periodical issue 1988 pg. 18
  • Appears in:
    y Dog Fox Field : Poems Les Murray , North Ryde : Angus and Robertson , 1990 Z54849 1990 selected work poetry North Ryde : Angus and Robertson , 1990 pg. 27-28
  • Appears in:
    y Collected Poems Les Murray , Port Melbourne : Heinemann Australia , 1994 Z422024 1994 selected work poetry Port Melbourne : Heinemann Australia , 1994 pg. 384-385
  • Appears in:
    y New Selected Poems Les Murray , Potts Point : Duffy and Snellgrove , 1998 Z918005 1998 selected work poetry Potts Point : Duffy and Snellgrove , 1998 pg. 145-146
  • Appears in:
    y New Selected Poems Les Murray , Potts Point : Duffy and Snellgrove , 1998 Z918005 1998 selected work poetry New York (City) : Farrar Straus and Giroux , 2000 pg. 119-120
  • Appears in:
    y Learning Human : New Selected Poems Les Murray , Manchester : Carcanet , 2001 Z1153302 2001 selected work poetry Manchester : Carcanet , 2001 pg. 115-116
  • Appears in:
    y Learning Human : Selected Poems of Les Murray Les Murray , Potts Point : Duffy and Snellgrove , 2003 Z1147830 2003 selected work poetry Potts Point : Duffy and Snellgrove , 2003 pg. 112-113
  • Appears in:
    y Caring Cultures : Sharing Imaginations : Australia and India Anurag Sharma (editor), Pradeep Trikha (editor), New Delhi : Sarup , 2006 Z1351286 2006 anthology criticism essay poetry This is a collection of seminar papers presented at the International Seminar of the same title, held on 20 and 21 January, 2004 at the Department of English, Dayanand College, Ajmer. New Delhi : Sarup , 2006 pg. 162-163
    Note: Titled in this volume 'The Cow on Killing Day'.
  • Appears in:
    y The Best 100 Poems of Les Murray Les Murray , Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2012 Z1897512 2012 selected work poetry 'From his life’s work so far, spanning more than four decades, Les Murray has selected these 100 poems, his personal best. Including classics such as 'The Broad Bean Sermon', 'An Absolutely Ordinary Rainbow' and 'The Dream of Wearing Shorts Forever', this elegant hardback is guaranteed to delight Murray fans and introduce new readers to his work. This is a wonderful gift, and a treasure trove of the best poems ever written in Australia.' (From the publisher's website.) Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2012 pg. 49-50
Alternative title: Die Kuhe am Schlachttag
First line of verse: "Alle ich stehen auf dem Futter. Der Himmel leuchtet."
Language: German
  • Appears in:
    y Ein ganz gewohnlicher Regenbogen : Gedichte Les Murray , Munich Vienna : Carl Hanser , 1996 Z912080 1996 selected work poetry Munich Vienna : Carl Hanser , 1996 pg. 113-114
  • Appears in:
    y Holy Cows Heilige Kuhe Les Murray , Neumarkt : Thomas Reche Edition Rugerup , 2006 Z1384002 2006 selected work poetry Holy Cows / Heilige Kühe contains 15 poems by Murray about cows and rural environments. Neumarkt : Thomas Reche Edition Rugerup , 2006 pg. 40-43

Works about this Work

Les Murray: The Cows on Killing Day Margaret Bradstock , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Five Bells , Winter vol. 13 no. 3 2006; (p. 29-30)
Les Murray Interviewed by Peter Porter Peter Porter (interviewer), 1990 single work interview biography
— Appears in: Australian Studies , December no. 4 1990; (p. 77-87)
Les Murray: The Cows on Killing Day Margaret Bradstock , 2006 single work column
— Appears in: Five Bells , Winter vol. 13 no. 3 2006; (p. 29-30)
Les Murray Interviewed by Peter Porter Peter Porter (interviewer), 1990 single work interview biography
— Appears in: Australian Studies , December no. 4 1990; (p. 77-87)
Last amended 20 May 2013 14:31:49
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X