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Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 Irises : The University of Canberra Vice-Chancellor's International Poetry Prize 2017
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Notes

  • Contents indexed selectively. This volume also contains work by the following international authors: Carlos Afable, Claire Akebrand, Art Allen, Josh Bell, Saul Hillel Benjamin, Eric Berlin, Paula Bohince, Nina Carroll, Jane Draycott, Anne Evas, Alison Flett, Diance Glancy, Mark Grinyer, Maeve Henry, Nicole Johnson, Jake Kennedy, Wes Lee, Amy Lerman, Min Lim, Oak Morse, Louis Nthenda, Colette Parry, Danielle Pouliot, Jacqueline Saphra, Tori Sharpe, Patricia Sheppard, James Sutherland Smith, Rebecca Timson, Sally Van Doren, and Sam Witt.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,:International Poetry Studies Institute (IPSI) , 2017 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Having Intended to Visit an Orange Grove, the Poem Finds Itself in a Supermarketi"The smell of orange blossom in California", Debi Hamilton , single work poetry (p. 6)
Five Creatures Under Every Mother's Skini"Age thirteen, the skin splits down her back.", Audrey Molloy , single work poetry (p. 13)
The Rehearsali"Deep in the pelting rain, trampling rain-flattened grass (her pelted", John Scott , single work poetry

Author's note: Virginia Woolf, late at Rodmell

(p. 14)
Some Days Seem More Ephemeral than Othersi"Some days seem more ephemeral than others, translucent,", David Adès , single work poetry (p. 19)
Native Orchidsi"We’d come as far as the wooden bridge, not too far", Judith Beveridge , single work poetry (p. 27-28)
Comfort Stop, John Carey , single work poetry (p. 31-32)
Dream Homesi"In my dreams I have often tapped into", John Carey , single work poetry (p. 33)
Roll-Your-Own-Pagei"Bereft of kindling newsprint,", Joe Dolce , single work poetry (p. 35)
Rooms by the Seai"That further room, a tenth of the whole,", Diane Fahey , single work poetry (p. 39-40)
Hephaestusi"My first memory is falling,", Andy Jackson , single work poetry (p. 47-48)
The Greek in the Caféi"Life’s a gift the dying appreciate,", Robert Lumsden , single work poetry (p. 56)
Native Orchidi"They say it comes upon you in old age.", Glenn Mcpherson , single work poetry (p. 57-58)
Adoption Day 1978i"I remember my cream polo-neck was itchy as hell", Rachael Mead , single work poetry (p. 59)
Poem, Singulari"Prevailing poems contain all thought entities.", Anne-Marie Newton , single work poetry (p. 62)
Xeno's Paradoxi"Almost supernatural bluster.", Damen O'Brien , single work poetry (p. 65)
Funny Hati"I met a man the other day", Mark O'Flynn , single work poetry (p. 66-67)
Off the Gridi"We were fearless on our bikes and wild", Olga Pavlinova Olenich , single work poetry (p. 68-69)
A Volcanoi"A volcano is a place where birds do not appear.", Gemma Parker , single work poetry (p. 70)
The Silence of the Mountainsi"You held out your hand but refused to look up, instead", Dawn Seabrook , single work poetry (p. 75)
~Pinki"Pink. My childhood. 1950s demarcations. Twenty-first century perpetuation.", Donna Sharp , single work poetry (p. 76)

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