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Thom Sullivan Thom Sullivan i(A119407 works by) (a.k.a. Thomas Sullivan)
Born: Established: 1982 ;
Gender: Male
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1 y separately published work icon Carte Blanche Thom Sullivan , Sydney : Vagabond Press , 2019 14815995 2019 selected work poetry

'Thom Sullivan’s debut collection of poems, Carte Blanche, traverses the exactitudes of place and time – from a distinctively Australian suburbia, to farming landscapes in South Australia’s Mount Lofty Ranges, to Australia’s renowned Great Ocean Road, and the interior terrains of consciousness and perception. The poems are memorable, succinct in their expression, precise in their effect, and notable for their innovative use of syntax and punctuation. Carte Blanche is a collection of poems that’s finely realised and keenly felt.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

1 Hit Single i "Cure the love scene A billiard room interlude after wild halibut", Thom Sullivan , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australian Poetry Anthology 2018; (p. 45)
1 ‘Diesel & Dust’ Homestead [A Landscape] i "f/8.0", Thom Sullivan , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Otoliths , 1 May no. 49 2018;
1 Eden En Effet i "we need new myths, eh remember the twee fen we deserted", Thom Sullivan , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Overland , Spring no. 232 2018;
1 Αδελαΐδα i "Vine leaves in the street.", Thom Sullivan , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Westerly , September no. 6 2018; (p. 82)
1 Fugue i "tonight you’re driving crosstown : through", Thom Sullivan , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Otoliths , 1 February no. 44 2017;
1 Omina i "you can’t see me from where you stand", Thom Sullivan , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Otoliths , 1 February no. 44 2017;
1 Review Short: Arjun von Caemmerer’s Vice Versa: New and Selected Poems Thom Sullivan , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 August vol. 82 no. 2017;

'Tasmanian poet Arjun von Caemmerer’s Vice Versa: New and Selected Poems(Collective Effort, 2016) is a chronological selection from an oeuvre that spans publications from Two’s Kisses (1992) to Recombinants (2015). At its best, it’s idiosyncratic and intriguing, characterised by its playfulness, wit, concrete effects, typography, and variety of forms.' (Introduction)

1 Thom Sullivan Reviews Graphology 1995-2015 by John Kinsella Thom Sullivan , 2017 single work review
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain [Online] , February 2017;

— Review of Graphology Poems 1995–2015 John Kinsella , 2016 selected work poetry
1 Beach Road i "months of a wintering brightness : rooms", Thom Sullivan , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Tincture Journal , Autumn no. 17 2017; (p. 43)
1 Where Brownlee Went i "Where Brownlee went, and why he went,", Thom Sullivan , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry - South Australia 2016;
1 Elaterid, Harbinger i "a beetle enamoured with my lamp : a harbinger", Thom Sullivan , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry - South Australia 2016;
1 All Things Go i "is the poem nonchalant enough to reference sufjan stevens :", Thom Sullivan , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry - South Australia 2016;
1 Suburban Panopticon i "birds have their own topography : overlaid", Thom Sullivan , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: States of Poetry - South Australia 2016;
1 In Camera i "A day in parallax - duco - blue -", Thom Sullivan , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , March no. 379 2016; (p. 52) States of Poetry - South Australia 2016;
1 Freehold i "Paddocks are bought and sold again , with no pretence about possessing them - they're possessed not even by the hour or the flatness of the", Thom Sullivan , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Best Australian Poems 2015 2015;
1 Tranquillity Tape : The Evening News i "so, we’ve rescued a singed koala : we’ve lost a rookie :", Thom Sullivan , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Friendly Street Poetry Reader : Thirty-Eight : The Infinite Dirt 2014; (p. 86)
1 y separately published work icon Friendly Street Poetry Reader : Thirty-Eight : The Infinite Dirt Friendly Street Poets 38 Jelena Dinic (editor), Gareth Roi Jones (editor), Thom Sullivan (editor), Norwood : Friendly Street Poets , 2014 8122977 2014 anthology poetry

'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)

1 Homo Suburbiensis i "you’re dreaming still : soaring high above an endless city : your view", Thom Sullivan , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 February no. 45.0 2014;
1 Carte Blanche i "what to make of this blank space :", Thom Sullivan , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 February no. 45.0 2014; The Best Australian Poems 2014 2014; (p. 144)
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