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Issue Details: First known date: 2014... vol. 4 no. 2 2014 of Australian Poetry Journal est. 2011 Australian Poetry Journal
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  • This issue also includes the following audio poems:

    • Rob Walker, 'Song of an Onsen'. (Available at
    • Stacey Larner, 'An Ending, a Beginning.' (
    • David McCooey, 'Yield.' (Available at
    • Chris Mooney-Singh, 'The Ten Gates of the City.' (Available at


* Contents derived from the 2014 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Poets in Power, Mitchell Welch , single work essay (p. 7-16)
Degrees of Separationi"what european words didn't exist", Sergio Holas , single work poetry (p. 17)
Adelaidei"You old quincunx", Mike Ladd , single work poetry (p. 18-19)
Growing Notes for Banksiasi"A book says the one called Wallum", Chris Palmer , single work poetry (p. 20-21)
The Third Eyei"To call a spade a spade", Rod Usher , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
Speaking Against Silence : Notes Toward Raising Our Voices, Dan Disney , Christopher Kelen , single work essay
'When people who are less fortunate come to the door, are there imperatives for those born by luck into a safe place? Or is the world simply too small today for hospitality to e extended to those hoping to escape persecution and the imminent threat to life? Are there too many humans in the world for the lucky few to act hospitable? What role do those humans we call poets have when such questions of humanity are to the fore?' (Introduction 25)
(p. 24-30)
Questions I've Saved for Googlei"Can a conductor die on the 22nd of orchestra", Karen Knight , single work poetry (p. 31)
You Weren't Availablei"I rang to tell you it was my son's birthday today,", Jan Pieloor , single work poetry (p. 32)
At the Libraryi"they let her in without a fuss without a smile and they all know her name yes", Penny O'Hara , single work poetry (p. 33)
What Splendour! What Filth!i"Ginsberg, I've got you now. Harbinger of my late youth", Heather Taylor Johnson , single work poetry (p. 34)
Watching Endless Re-runs of 'The Crow'i"Just another sentimental tribute", Stuart A. Paterson , single work poetry (p. 35)
Manjil, Earthquake 1990i"nasrin was twenty-nine and bearing for eight months", Marjon Mossammaparast , single work poetry (p. 36-37)
Watch Tower A Reconnaissancei"you slump in darkness gazing at", Joanne Burns , single work poetry (p. 38-39)
Sisteri"acrylic finger nails", Alice Bellette , single work poetry (p. 40)
Memory, Remnant, Recollection, Tracei"Sharp-cut the grinder stamps hi name", Brenda Saunders , single work poetry (p. 41)
Southerlyi"Let me introduce Joshua. I have decided", Andy Kissane , single work poetry (p. 42-43)
A Turing Test for Poetry, Oscar Schwartz , single work essay
'Imagine you are given a poem that you have never read before. After reading it, you want to know who wrote it. You ask the person who gave you the poem who the author is, because you would like to read more of their work. You are told that the poem you just read was generated via computer software.' (Introduction 45)
(p. 44-54)
The Alleged Poem (Composed in Early 2014, the Poet Alleges)i"Our Prime Minister alleges that", Gina Mercer , single work poetry (p. 55)
Miss Unknowni"Why not Anastasia, why not", Chloe Wilson , single work poetry (p. 56-57)
Wind Under the Doori"it's too strong, the wind : it has", Ron Pretty , single work poetry (p. 58)

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