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Louise Crisp Louise Crisp i(A35561 works by)
Born: Established: 1957 Omeo, Omeo - Tambo Crossing area, East Gippsland, Gippsland, Victoria, ;
Gender: Female
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1 Introduction to Louise Crisp’s Yuiquimbiang Bruce Pascoe , Louise Crisp , Zoe Sadokierski , 2019 single work essay
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 February no. 89 2019;

'Read. This is poetry. Both a praise and a lament for Country. Read. There is little like it. Australia struggles with an embrace of the past, but Louise Crisp does not flinch from the intimacy of fact. If there is regret here, there is also hope – hope and a plea to you, reader, to witness the works of those for whom the land is not their mother.' (Introduction)

1 2 y separately published work icon Yuiquimbiang Louise Crisp , Melbourne : Cordite Press , 2019 15506817 2019 selected work poetry

'Yuiquimbiang is part of an ongoing project to create an ecopoetic form that integrates political essay and environmental poetics: a project that evolved out of my double life as a poet and environmental activist. It was driven by a desire to develop a radical ecopoetic form that would effectively communicate Australia’s ecological crisis as encountered in two specific regions – East Gippsland and the Monaro – and enact an alternative inhabitation of the land.

'The series of mainly long-form texts in this collection is grounded in extensive walking, listening and research. A concomitant slow reading is encouraged. In the drafts, the work included detailed references that have been distilled here in the notes section at the end. I have spent decades attending to this place, and continue to search for a glimpse of the pre-European grasslands and forests and celebrate their rare survival. The work attempts to defy the continuing colonial violence that permits and supports the undoing of the land.

'‘Yuiquimbiang’ is the first recorded European mishearing/ misrepresentation of a Ngarigu word, written down by John Lhotsky in 1834 as the name of a Monaro run, which later became known as Eucumbene. The Eucumbene River, once referred to as the East Branch of the Snowy River, was excluded from the 2002 intergovernmental agreements to return environmental flows to the Snowy.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

1 Nectar (From Providence Ponds) i "The eastern pygmy possum", Louise Crisp , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain : An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , August vol. 4 no. 2 2017;
1 Miwany (Yam) i "Around the undulating land of the Maneroo purple chocolate-lily nodding chocolate-lily", Louise Crisp , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain : An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , February vol. 4 no. 1 2017;
1 Buckley’s Lake (Monaro) i "Under Black Range", Louise Crisp , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain : An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , February vol. 4 no. 1 2017;
1 Sand Slug i "The land lain bare", Louise Crisp , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , August vol. 3 no. 2 2016;
1 Kanangra Rd i "The wind is the only thing alive in the triangular black shadows of the pine forest", Louise Crisp , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , August vol. 3 no. 2 2016;
1 Plantationocene i "Weeks are lost and (I) become disoriented in the endless geometry of pine forests", Louise Crisp , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , August vol. 3 no. 2 2016;
1 From Wild Succession i "Two tall bright yellow murnong at the sandy track –", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Plumwood Mountain : An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics , February vol. 1 no. 1 2014;
1 Guthega Louise Crisp , 2014 single work prose
— Appears in: Long Paddock , vol. 74 no. 2 2014;
1 Notes on Her ‘Gibson’s Folly (Tambo River)’ Louise Crisp , 2014 single work essay
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Lake St Barbara i "by her name", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Mountain Banksia i "High on the dry ridge", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 SPZ 633 i "Blue-tongue greenhood and sprawl of knawel", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Horse i "Riding with Gibson via the Bundara", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Wilga Spring i "Beside the Tambo a natural spring issuing sulphides is a blind", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 High Noon i "The Waxlip Anomaly – a magnetic high at 12000N 15300E on the Wilga Grid", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Rock i "Ore", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 Gibson’s Folly - i "Earth Moving: the precipitous track descends to Wilga portal", Louise Crisp , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
1 1 Gibson’s Folly (Tambo River) Louise Crisp , 2014 sequence poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , November no. 48.0 2014;
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