A Poet Among Others single work   poetry   "The self is like smoke"
  • Author: David Malouf http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/malouf-david
Issue Details: First known date: 1974 1974
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  • Epigraph: A poet, after all, is just a human being like any other and he is bound to end up in the most ordinary way, in the way most typical for his age and his times, meeting the fate that lies in wait for everyone else. Nadezhda Mandelstam

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Works about this Work

'Smoke Drifting Up at Dawn' : Individual Identity in the Poetry of David Malouf Dennis Haskell , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Provisional Maps : Critical Essays on David Malouf 1994; (p. 13-27)
David Malouf Barbara Williams (interviewer), 1991 single work interview
— Appears in: Australian & New Zealand Studies in Canada , Spring no. 5 1991; (p. 81-94) In Other Words : Interviews with Australian Poets 1998; (p. 97-112, notes 274)
Discoveries and Transformations : Aspects of David Malouf's Work Laurie Hergenhan , 1984 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 11 no. 3 1984; (p. 328-341)
Discusses Malouf's 'elusive' fiction in the context of his poetry, concentrating on the treatment of common developing concerns.
Discoveries and Transformations : Aspects of David Malouf's Work Laurie Hergenhan , 1984 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 11 no. 3 1984; (p. 328-341)
Discusses Malouf's 'elusive' fiction in the context of his poetry, concentrating on the treatment of common developing concerns.
David Malouf Barbara Williams (interviewer), 1991 single work interview
— Appears in: Australian & New Zealand Studies in Canada , Spring no. 5 1991; (p. 81-94) In Other Words : Interviews with Australian Poets 1998; (p. 97-112, notes 274)
'Smoke Drifting Up at Dawn' : Individual Identity in the Poetry of David Malouf Dennis Haskell , 1994 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Provisional Maps : Critical Essays on David Malouf 1994; (p. 13-27)
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    Eastern Europe, Europe,
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    Russian Caucasus,
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    Russia,
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    Former Soviet Union,
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    Eastern Europe, Europe,
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