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Philip Hammial Philip Hammial i(A9965 works by)
Born: Established: 1937 Detroit, Michigan,
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United States of America (USA),
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Americas,
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Gender: Male
Arrived in Australia: 1972
Heritage: American
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1 Friday November 11, 2016 (Black Friday) Philip Hammial , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Antipodes , vol. 32 no. 1/2 2018; (p. 109)
1 Channeling i "Now that we’ve kidnapped the Chinese", Philip Hammial , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 78 no. 1 2018; (p. 31-32)
1 Stand-ins i "Stem cells", Philip Hammial , 2018 single work poetry
— Appears in: Meanjin , Autumn vol. 77 no. 1 2018; (p. 22-23)
1 A Nuptial i "Hanging out in hamburger hell", Philip Hammial , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 77 no. 2 2017; (p. 224-225)
1 Asylum Tales i "An orderly at Athens State hospital, once a week I have to assist", Philip Hammial , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 76 no. 2 2017; (p. 64-66)

The narrator works at a mental health institution and comes into contact with several different patients.

1 Prelude i "Like Snow White in a heat of kink", Philip Hammial , 2017 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , 1 February no. 57 2017;
1 Cautionary Tales i "Is this page scribble-ready?", Philip Hammial , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Overland , Winter no. 223 2016; (p. 40-41)
1 1 y separately published work icon Testicle & Tomb Philip Hammial , Woodford : Island Press , 2016 9568657 2016 selected work poetry
1 Pilgrim i "Too funicular for me", Philip Hammial , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , no. 53.0 2016;
1 The Dandification of Noah Botts i "I’d like to take this opportunity to remind you", Philip Hammial , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Otoliths , 1 August no. 42 2016;
1 Bad Luck i "Bad luck, another psych disaster: You failed more stillness.", Philip Hammial , 2016 single work poetry
— Appears in: Otoliths , 1 August no. 42 2016;
1 Turkey i "This thirty dirty turkey - Put", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , vol. 34 no. 4 2015; (p. 70)
1 A Fo'c'sle Tale i "Do you get the drift? - that I set sail when the sea", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , vol. 34 no. 4 2015; (p. 65)
1 Blue Suede Shoes i "That slap too much a take-down", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , vol. 34 no. 4 2015; (p. 42)
1 Celeb Stalking i "Dieter & I, dirty old men stalking", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Wonder Book of Poetry , February 2015;
1 3 y separately published work icon Asylum Nerves : New & Selected Poems Philip Hammial , Glebe : Puncher and Wattmann , 2015 9036764 2015 selected work poetry

'Work like this takes no prisoners. One either accedes right away to the energies and images one is confronted with, or one gets left behind. The poems are seldom explicitly contextualised, and he often elects not to invest them with the familiarising cues of emotion. Sometimes only the event, the imaginative journey, is retained - as if to suggest that strangeness is pre-eminent, and affect accidental or secondary. Hammial, moreover, understands that the question of what we should feel about anything is much more difficult than we normally allow (it is one of the discomfiting things about his verse).' (Publication summary)

1 1 y separately published work icon Ticket to Ride Philip Hammial , Woodford : Island Press , 2015 9016931 2015 selected work poetry
1 Les Grandes Cocottes i "You one dumb stud you think you", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Long Paddock , vol. 75 no. 1 2015;
1 Ca Vous En Bouche Un Coin i "OK, so we rode the creatures & (for the record) we knew", Philip Hammial , 2015 single work poetry
— Appears in: Southerly , vol. 75 no. 1 2015; (p. 151)
1 Nourishment i "Riddance declared, I hereby rejoice", Philip Hammial , 2014 single work poetry
— Appears in: The Wonder Book of Poetry , January 2014;
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