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Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 New Shoots Anthology : Poems Inspired by Plants
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'Created by The Red Room Company, New Shoots, is a poetic partnership with the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, Sydney Olympic Park and Bundanon Trust. The project celebrates and cultivates poems inspired by plants and place.

'Coinciding with the 200th birthday of the Royal Botanic Garden, poets Mark Tredinnick, Eileen Chong and Eric Avery have been commissioned to create "poetic pathways" now installed throughout the Garden. At Sydney Olympic Park, poet Lorna Munro is creating poems that will be embedded into the Badu Mangroves boardwalk. Linked creative learning resources also support a series of poetic workshops across these sites and others in the future.' (Source : Red Room Company website)


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* Contents derived from the Surry Hills, Inner Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,:The Red Room Company , 2017 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Fallen Myrtle Trunki"in the temperate forests, the wet", Stuart Cooke , 2017 single work poetry (p. 12-15)
Anneslea Fragransi"First there is touch", Magdalena Ball , 2017 single work poetry (p. 16-17)
Leaving Wilonai"Here it was lost, that blood-quiet ground,", John Stokes , 2017 single work poetry (p. 18-19)
Our Primitive Livesi"The Opera House squats on Djubuguli, once a tidal island", John Bennett , 2017 single work poetry (p. 20-23)
Antarctic Beechi"Gondwanan", Stuart Cooke , 2017 single work poetry (p. 24-30)
How Deep Is Your Lovei"I grow shallow in the breadth of your thoughts", Julie Maclean , 2017 single work poetry (p. 31)
Sensuriousi"{Capsicum annum} This, then, our new world, serried with vigilance,", Ian Gibbins , 2017 single work poetry (p. 32-33)
Sufficient Harvesti"White hips", John Stokes , 2017 single work poetry (p. 34-35)
Strangler Figi"more fun than the tower tree", Chloë Callistemon , 2017 single work poetry (p. 36)
What Is Commonly Called a Weedi"What is commonly called a weed", Jeremy Gadd , 2017 single work poetry (p. 37)
Aboreal Sororityi"The party-girls have tarted themselves up", Anne M. Carson , 2017 single work poetry (p. 38)
Corymbia Ficifoliai"Late afternoon a red glow suffuses a patch", Anne Elvey , 2017 single work poetry (p. 39)
White Mangrove (Avicennia Marina Subsp. Australasica)i"Mudflat dweller,", Annie Hunter , 2017 single work poetry (p. 40)
Coirëfloweri"This yellow petal", Shaneen Goodwin , 2017 single work poetry (p. 41)
Agapanthusi"We have colonised you with white", Moya Pacey , 2017 single work poetry (p. 42)
Vitis Viniferai"we don’t differ wildly,", Miguel Jacq , 2017 single work poetry (p. 43)
Tears of Stonei"The land of this island", Mohammad Ali Maleki , 2017 single work poetry (p. 44-46)
Sheoaki"When this sheoak fell in a storm", Mike Ladd , 2017 single work poetry (p. 47)
On Seurat in My Backyardi"A thief has infiltrated Chicago’s Art Institute", Frances Rouse , 2017 single work poetry (p. 48-49)
The Cootamundra Wattle (Acacia Baileyana)i"You explode in a million medals", P. S. Cottier , 2017 single work poetry (p. 50-51)

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