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Issue Details: First known date: 2003 2003
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Notes

  • Dedication: for Harold and Tracy, with thanks

Contents

* Contents derived from the Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2003 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Poetry of John Kinsella, Harold Bloom , 2003 single work criticism (p. xiii-xxviii)
Note: With title: Introduction.
Linksi"There are days when the world", John Heywood , 1984 single work poetry (p. 3-4)
Finches, John Kinsella , 1989 sequence poetry (p. 5-6)
Crane and hawki"The crane, eyes fixed, moves steadily", John Kinsella , 1997 single work poetry (p. 7)
Inlandi"Inland: storm tides,", John Kinsella , 1991 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
Old Hands / New Tricksi"A ring-necked parrot drops into flight,", John Kinsella , 1990 single work poetry (p. 11)
The Myth of the Gravei"A pair of painted quails", John Kinsella , 1991 single work poetry (p. 13-14)
Pillars of Salti"We always look back,", John Kinsella , 1990 single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Pipelinei"The pipeline cleaves the catchment", John Kinsella , 1990 single work poetry (p. 17)
The Orchardisti"Orange trees cling", John Kinsella , 1990 single work poetry (p. 18)
The Bottlebrush Flowersi"A Council-approved replacement", John Kinsella , 1989 single work poetry (p. 19)
Plumbursti"The neat greens of Monument Hill", John Kinsella , 1990 single work poetry (p. 20)
Eclogue on a Welli"She stirs the waters", John Kinsella , 1991 single work poetry (p. 21)
Skippy Rock, Augusta: Warning, the Undertowi"Oyster catchers", John Kinsella , 1996 single work poetry (p. 23-25)
Chilli Catharsisi"It fortifies my blood", John Kinsella , 1997 single work poetry (p. 26)
On Entering Your Thirty First Year (ref. Byron, Porter, Tranter et al.)i"The saturation of your art", John Kinsella , 1994 single work poetry (p. 27-29)
Warhol at Wheatlandsi"He's polite looking over the polaroids", John Kinsella , 1996 single work poetry (p. 30-31)
The Ascension of Sheepi"The sun has dragged", John Kinsella , 1995 single work poetry (p. 32)
Sculpting a Poem from the Landscape's Painting, John Kinsella , 1995 sequence poetry (p. 33-35)
Rock Picking: Building Cairnsi"The spine is best kept straight -", John Kinsella , 1995 single work poetry (p. 36-37)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Notes:
Selected and introduced by Harold Bloom.
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
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      W. W. Norton , 2003 .
      Extent: 1v.p.
      Edition info: 1st American ed.
      Note/s:
      • Includes index and bibliographical references.
      ISBN: 0393058212 (hbk.), 2003016738

Works about this Work

y Peripheral light, John Kinsella Angie Barillaro , Essendon North : Radiant Heart Publishing , 2013 9165870 2013 single work criticism

Teacher text guide and worksheets.

John Kinsella's Anti-Pastoral : A Western Australian Poetics of Place Marthe Reed , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 24 no. 1 2010; (p. 91-96)
Landscapes and Traditions Martin Dodsworth , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Agenda , Spring vol. 42 no. 1 2006; (p. 42-50)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Bloom's Kinsella: The Politics of Selection in Peripheral Light Brian Henry , 2005 single work criticism
— Appears in: Jacket , April no. 27 2005;

The author argues that the selection of poems in John Kinsella's Peripheral Light: Selected and New Poems (W.W. Norton, 2003) by the American critic Harold Bloom has not been successful '... it introduces the work of an essential Australian poet to American readers, but does not present precisely what is essential about that poet.'

Untitled Fred Dings , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: World Literature Today , January - April vol. 79 no. 1 2005; (p. 86)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Untitled Ian MacNeill , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , March no. 21 2005;

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Loss on the Brutal Land Peter Pierce , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3-4 January 2004; (p. 21)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
John Kinsella's Prominent Place in Australia's Literary Canon John Mateer , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 10 January 2004; (p. 5a)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Bush and City life Held Up to the Light Lisa Gorton , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 January 2004; (p. 4)

— Review of Studio Moon John Tranter 2003 selected work poetry ; Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Imagined Belongings Sean O'Brien , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 30 April no. 5274 2004; (p. 32)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Harvesting Memories Gig Ryan , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 19 June 2004; (p. 3)
Untitled Mark Mahemoff , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: JAS Review of Books , June no. 24 2004;

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
New Poetry 2003-2004 Adrian Caesar , 2004 single work essay review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 49 no. 2004; (p. 43-60)
Adrian Caesar, in reviewing the year's Australian poetry, states that he has "enjoyed comparatively little of what (he) read in many of the volumes..." and "...seeks to identify trends that militate against the work gaining much of an audience."
Dreams Come True Bron Sibree , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 20 September 2003; (p. 7)
Poet Crosses Borders Bron Sibree , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 27 September 2003; (p. 15)
Bard Sees a Future in Bloom Victoria Laurie , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 4-5 October 2003; (p. 13)
Fidelities of Summer Peter Steele , 2003-2004 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January no. 257 2003-2004; (p. 55-56)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
The Poetry of John Kinsella Harold Bloom , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems 2003; (p. xiii-xxviii) The Best Australian Essays 2003 2003; (p. 414-428)
Fidelities of Summer Peter Steele , 2003-2004 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January no. 257 2003-2004; (p. 55-56)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Loss on the Brutal Land Peter Pierce , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 3-4 January 2004; (p. 21)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
John Kinsella's Prominent Place in Australia's Literary Canon John Mateer , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 10 January 2004; (p. 5a)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Bush and City life Held Up to the Light Lisa Gorton , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 January 2004; (p. 4)

— Review of Studio Moon John Tranter 2003 selected work poetry ; Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Imagined Belongings Sean O'Brien , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 30 April no. 5274 2004; (p. 32)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Untitled Mark Mahemoff , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: JAS Review of Books , June no. 24 2004;

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Untitled Fred Dings , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: World Literature Today , January - April vol. 79 no. 1 2005; (p. 86)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Untitled Ian MacNeill , 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , March no. 21 2005;

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Landscapes and Traditions Martin Dodsworth , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Agenda , Spring vol. 42 no. 1 2006; (p. 42-50)

— Review of Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems John Kinsella 2003 selected work poetry
Dreams Come True Bron Sibree , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 20 September 2003; (p. 7)
Poet Crosses Borders Bron Sibree , 2003 single work column
— Appears in: The West Australian , 27 September 2003; (p. 15)
Bard Sees a Future in Bloom Victoria Laurie , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 4-5 October 2003; (p. 13)
The Poetry of John Kinsella Harold Bloom , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: Peripheral Light : New and Selected Poems 2003; (p. xiii-xxviii) The Best Australian Essays 2003 2003; (p. 414-428)
Harvesting Memories Gig Ryan , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 19 June 2004; (p. 3)
New Poetry 2003-2004 Adrian Caesar , 2004 single work essay review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 49 no. 2004; (p. 43-60)
Adrian Caesar, in reviewing the year's Australian poetry, states that he has "enjoyed comparatively little of what (he) read in many of the volumes..." and "...seeks to identify trends that militate against the work gaining much of an audience."
Bloom's Kinsella: The Politics of Selection in Peripheral Light Brian Henry , 2005 single work criticism
— Appears in: Jacket , April no. 27 2005;

The author argues that the selection of poems in John Kinsella's Peripheral Light: Selected and New Poems (W.W. Norton, 2003) by the American critic Harold Bloom has not been successful '... it introduces the work of an essential Australian poet to American readers, but does not present precisely what is essential about that poet.'

John Kinsella's Anti-Pastoral : A Western Australian Poetics of Place Marthe Reed , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , June vol. 24 no. 1 2010; (p. 91-96)
y Peripheral light, John Kinsella Angie Barillaro , Essendon North : Radiant Heart Publishing , 2013 9165870 2013 single work criticism

Teacher text guide and worksheets.

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