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Issue Details: First known date: 2016... 2016 States of Poetry : Tasmania
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'For its small population, Tasmania has produced, or attracted from elsewhere, a significant number of published poets, past and present. Not all have loved the place. In the case of Gwen Harwood, the island state was her prison, or at least that’s what she told her friends: ‘I HATE HOBART’, ‘When do we leave?’ and ‘Get me outa here’. ‘My only fear is that I’ll die before I get out of Tasmania,’ she wrote in her ‘Sapho cards’ to her friend Alison Hoddinott. It’s hard to judge tone on the page, but these comments don’t really sound ambivalent!'  ( Sarah Day Editorial introduction)

Contents

* Contents derived from the 2016 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Distancei"What is the space between this hut and that mountain", Adrienne Eberhard , single work poetry
Winteri"Snow laced the lower slopes", Adrienne Eberhard , single work poetry
Kangaroo Grassi"ramayana puppet", Adrienne Eberhard , single work poetry
Voyagingi"Your breasts, small as flowers, lie flat,", Adrienne Eberhard , single work poetry

This poem is in two numbered and titled parts.

Learning to Know One's Placei""Hello Graeme, old love, it's Gwen", Graeme Hetherington , single work poetry
Bill and Gweni"In Swiftian mood, insisting that", Graeme Hetherington , single work poetry
For Bill Harwoodi"A theorist of the purest kind", Graeme Hetherington , single work poetry
Upper Heights and Lower Depthsi"What heights remain beyond our reach", Graeme Hetherington , single work poetry
Avilai"The sunlight shows up broken teeth,", Graeme Hetherington , single work poetry
On World Heart Dayi"I notice your scars more than usual -", Jane Williams , single work poetry
Part of the Maini"is what Donne wrote when he wrote about men", Jane Williams , single work poetry
Swallowing the Skyi"What can I say about this", Jane Williams , single work poetry
The Insistence of Nowi"An almost-noir chill day in the cemetery.", Jane Williams , single work poetry
Casualtiesi"Squatting in the bitumen", Karen Knight , single work poetry
Atonementi"This clutch of buildings", Karen Knight , single work poetry

This poem is in seven numbered parts.

Where Am Ii"I am desperate for connection", Karen Knight , single work poetry
Graces Roadi"Rise above it, my mother used to say,", Louise Oxley , single work poetry
Notes from the Inlandi"A tree opens", Louise Oxley , single work poetry
Woman in Bathi"There was fog on the windows,", Louise Oxley , single work poetry
Reply from the Women of Tangieri"So secretly together do we wear", Louise Oxley , single work poetry
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