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Alternative title: Friendly Street Poets 38
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 Friendly Street Poetry Reader : Thirty-Eight : The Infinite Dirt
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'The Infinite Dirt presents the most outstanding poems from Friendly Street Poets’ 38th year. The anthology digs deep into the preoccupations of South Australia’s poets, from the ground surface right down to what T.S. Eliot called “the deeper, unnamed feelings which form the substratum of our being”'. (Publisher's summary)


* Contents derived from the Norwood, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,:Friendly Street Poets , 2014 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
We Are All Falleni"There was childhood: wispy residence of dreams,", David Adès , single work poetry (p. 5)
Casinoi"You glitzy. You cheap, showy chandelier shot at style.", Kate Alder , single work poetry (p. 6)
Brass Cornet in the Second-Hand Storei"If you look closely, with more than eyes can see,", Louise Nicholas , single work poetry (p. 7)
After the Death Sentencei"After the diagnosis", Judy Dally , single work poetry (p. 8-10)
Visiting Hoursi"her door slides open", Jelena Dinic , single work poetry (p. 11)
Body of Worki"It’s been recently discovered", Rob De Kok , single work poetry (p. 12)
Thornbilli"Half a handful", Belinda Broughton , single work poetry (p. 13)
Secreti"A mouse, says Robert Bly, musing", Louise Nicholas , single work poetry (p. 14)
Eek!i"There’s a mouse in this house", Antony Fawcus , single work poetry (p. 15)
An Accident Waiting to Happeni"purposeless and alienated, a coexisting anomie and ennui", Rob Walker , single work poetry (p. 16-17)
Idle / Thoughts on the Roadi"a filly", Simon Hanson , single work poetry (p. 18)
Driftingi"cruising the long flat plains", Ros Schulz , single work poetry (p. 19)
Whistling Kitesi"a collection of kites", Kristin Martin , single work poetry (p. 20)
Surfingi"Blue Heeler mongrel on the right", Lilliana Rose , single work poetry (p. 21)
Heatwavei"hips twitch", David Cookson , single work poetry (p. 22)
Wine Dark Seai"“Wine dark sea,” said Homer (who perhaps was blind).", Margaret Fensom , single work poetry (p. 23)
All or Nothingi"beyond the fall-out-shelter", Jules Leigh Koch , single work poetry (p. 24)
Foxi"The stink death dowsed you with", Steve Evans , single work poetry (p. 25)
Norinna Herd at Harrogatei"I miss the breath of velvet-nostrilled afternoons", Pat Lee , single work poetry (p. 26)
Norfolk Pinesi"These ships yearn to be at sea.", Louise McKenna , single work poetry (p. 27)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Norwood, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Friendly Street Poets , 2014 .
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      Extent: 108p.
      ISBN: 9780987558541
      Series: y separately published work icon Friendly Street Poetry Reader Friendly Street Poets 1977- Z1201437 1977- series - publisher

      'The annual anthology publishes a selection of poems by FSP members. All original poems read by members of Friendly Street Poets at an official FSP meeting, whether in the city or at a regional centre, are eligible to be selected for publication in the anthology.' (Trove)

      Number in series: 38
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