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y Cloudy Nouns selected work   poetry  
  • Author: Geoff Page http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/page-geoff
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 2012
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'Shifting Windows is a tight selection of Geoff Page’s travel poems published since 1986, most of them drafted on trains in Europe but with a smaller number set in South Korea, India and New Zealand. Page has always been acutely aware of the ironies of history. Many of these poems are therefore suitably sardonic; a few, however, remain defiantly lyrical. All are in eight lines of rhyming tetrameter, a form which Page has found seductively congenial for more than twenty-five years. Note: most of these pieces have appeared in Geoff’s chapbooks, so if you’ve already bought them, there won’t be all that much that’s new. If you haven’t, you’ll really enjoy the wry humour and trenchant observation.' (Publisher's abstract)

Notes

  • Launched by Gia Metherill at Paperchain Bookstore, Manuka, Australian Capital Territory, 28 November 2012.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Cardiff, Cardiff - Elermore Vale area, Newcastle, Newcastle - Hunter Valley area, New South Wales,: Picaro Press , 2012 .
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      Extent: 80p.
      ISBN: 9781921691546 (pbk.)
      Series: y New Work Series Picaro Press (publisher), Warners Bay : Picaro Press , 2010- Z1749357 2010- series - publisher poetry

Works about this Work

Deft Display from Master of Emotion Peter Pierce , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 February 2013; (p. 21)

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry
Down Streets as Straight as Parted Hair Anthony Lynch , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 6-7 April 2013; (p. 22)

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry
Kevin Brophy Reviews Geoff Page Kevin Brophy , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , December no. 44.0 2013;

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry ; 1953 Geoff Page 2013 selected work poetry
Deft Display from Master of Emotion Peter Pierce , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 16 February 2013; (p. 21)

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry
Down Streets as Straight as Parted Hair Anthony Lynch , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 6-7 April 2013; (p. 22)

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry
Kevin Brophy Reviews Geoff Page Kevin Brophy , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , December no. 44.0 2013;

— Review of Cloudy Nouns Geoff Page 2012 selected work poetry ; 1953 Geoff Page 2013 selected work poetry
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