Poolside single work   poetry   "The host climbs out, soaked and spitting oaths,"
Is part of Sex Chemistry : A Sequence John Tranter 1986 sequence poetry
  • Author: John Tranter http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/tranter-john
Issue Details: First known date: 1983 1983
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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y Scripsi vol. 2 no. 2-3 Spring 1983 Z597379 1983 periodical issue 1983 pg. 160
  • Appears in:
    y Under Berlin : New Poems 1988 John Tranter , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1988 Z437923 1988 selected work poetry St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 1988 pg. 72
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    y Outrider : A Journal of Multicultural Literature in Australia vol. 6 no. 1 June 1989 Z611502 1989 periodical issue 1989 pg. 26
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    y Contemporary Australian Poetry : An Anthology John Leonard (editor), Knoxfield : Houghton Mifflin , 1990 Z361533 1990 anthology poetry humour war literature Knoxfield : Houghton Mifflin , 1990 pg. 138-139
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    y Urban Myths : 210 Poems : New and Selected John Tranter , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2006 Z1268860 2006 selected work poetry (taught in 4 units)

    'Urban Myths: 210 Poems brings the best work to date from a poet considered one of the most original of his generation in Australia, together with a generous selection of new work. Smart, wry and very stylish, John Tranter’s poems investigate the vagaries of perception and the ability of language to converge life, imagination and art so that we arrive, unexpectedly, at the deepest human mysteries.' (Publication summary)

    St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2006
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    y Active Aesthetics : Contemporary Australian Poetry Daniel Benjamin (editor), Claire Marie Stancek (editor), United States of America (USA) Australia : Tuumba Press Giramondo Publishing , 2016 9514521 2016 anthology poetry

    'Poetry. A collection of work by innovative Australian poets whose work shares an interest in "a primary art of transformation in language" (from the introduction). All contributors traveled to the San Francisco Bay Area in April 2016 to participate in a four-day meeting with similarly-committed U.S.-based poets. The title of the event is also that of the anthology, which its editors intend as an extension and prolongation of the April gathering. ACTIVE AESTHETICS brings news across the Pacific and across the equator of Australia's current radical poetry and poetics. As is true of new poetry in the US, much of the work here reflects the complexity and urgency of political thinking within the aesthetic sphere.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb.

    United States of America (USA) Australia : Tuumba Press Giramondo Publishing , 2016
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