Black Bat Burn single work   poetry   "A hushed collective roosts the trees. The branches"
First known date: 2009 Issue Details: First known date: 2009 2009
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  • Author's note: In February 2010 temperatures reached 44 degrees centigrade in the south-west of NSW. In some towns there were mass deaths of flying foxes. They are not used to such high temperatures. Enclosed in their leather wings, they are unable to escape the heat.

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    y Bruce Dawe National Poetry Prize Toowoomba : University of Southern Queensland , 1999- Z1033288 1999- website

    Contains information and the winning poems of the prize endowed by Bruce Dawe as an annual $1000 award to encourage emerging poets throughout Australia.

    See placings on the AustLit page for this award.

    Toowoomba : University of Southern Queensland , 1999-
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    y The Best Australian Poems 2010 Robert Adamson (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2010 Z1745202 2010 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units)

    'Selected by one of Australia's most acclaimed poets, this inspired collection captures the richness and scope of present-day Australian verse. It features innovative and exciting poems - many published here for the first time - from our best-known poets as well as daring and insightful works from rising stars.

    Together they create a lively sense of conversation, of voices criss-crossing the continent, exploring the many themes that animated and inspired the nation's poets in 2010.' (From the Publisher's website)

    Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2010
    pg. 195-196
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  • Far South West NSW, New South Wales,
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