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y separately published work icon Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems selected work   poetry  
  • Author:agent S. K. Kelen http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/kelen-s-k
Issue Details: First known date: 1995... 1995 Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Cook, Belconnen area, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,:Polonius Press , 1995 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Lord Jimi"A beautiful woman paid my way", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 9)
Deaf, Dumb and Blindi"The man cannot", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 12)
West of Krakatoai"Indonesia - three cats", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 43)
Haunted Shacki"Torch lights dart.", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 67)
A Brief History of Love in East Asiai"For thousands of years", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 70-71)
The Honey Wordi"During the day 5BX", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 72)
Surabaya Johnnyi"He had a king-hit & mean kick", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 74)
The Suburbsi"My youngest dictates a poem", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 78-79)
Mishimai"Hands up who's willing to pay the price", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 80)
Trans-Sumatran Highwayi"Is a race track built for carts, winds a silver spell over a dragon's back.", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 82-84)
International Airporti"Kansas, Garam Gudang, 555", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 85)
Note: Epigraph: Lie without a cigarette is like the sky without a star - Sumatran proverb.
Java Idylli"Cars breed like rats in Jakarta,", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 86-87)
The Ramayanai"Business as usual on Kuta Beach", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 88-90)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Being in the World: The Poetry of S.K. Kelen D. J. Huppatz , 1999 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , Winter vol. 59 no. 2 1999; (p. 197-204)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry ; Postcards from the Universe S. K. Kelen , 1998 selected work poetry ; Dragon Rising : poems S. K. Kelen , 1998 selected work poetry ; Dingo Sky S. K. Kelen , 1993 selected work poetry ; Atomic Ballet S. K. Kelen , 1991 selected work poetry
Four Books, Five Poets Pamela Brown , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Spring no. 152 1998; (p. 114-116)

— Review of The Hunt and Other Poems John Kinsella , 1998 selected work poetry ; Songs of the Last Chinese Poet Yu Ouyang , 1997 sequence poetry ; Travelling Alone Together : In the Footsteps of Edward John Eyre Miriel Lenore , 1998 selected work poetry ; Ruby Camp : A Snowy River Series Louise Crisp , 1998 selected work poetry ; Ruby Camp : A Snowy River Series, and, Travelling Alone Together : In the Footsteps of Edward John Eyre Louise Crisp , Miriel Lenore , 1998 selected work poetry ; Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Lyrical Landscapes T. M. Collins , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Redoubt , no. 23 1996; (p. 123-124)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry ; The Colour of Maps Warrick Wynne , 1995 selected work poetry
Untitled Ron Pretty , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Scarp , May no. 28 1996; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Poetry Shorts Liat Kirby , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , April no. 179 1996; (p. 50)

— Review of The Air Dolphin Brigade Richard James Allen , 1995 selected work poetry drama short story ; Midwinter Light : poems Ann Timoney Jenkin , 1995 selected work poetry ; Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Four Books, Five Poets Pamela Brown , 1998 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Spring no. 152 1998; (p. 114-116)

— Review of The Hunt and Other Poems John Kinsella , 1998 selected work poetry ; Songs of the Last Chinese Poet Yu Ouyang , 1997 sequence poetry ; Travelling Alone Together : In the Footsteps of Edward John Eyre Miriel Lenore , 1998 selected work poetry ; Ruby Camp : A Snowy River Series Louise Crisp , 1998 selected work poetry ; Ruby Camp : A Snowy River Series, and, Travelling Alone Together : In the Footsteps of Edward John Eyre Louise Crisp , Miriel Lenore , 1998 selected work poetry ; Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Poetry Shorts Liat Kirby , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , April no. 179 1996; (p. 50)

— Review of The Air Dolphin Brigade Richard James Allen , 1995 selected work poetry drama short story ; Midwinter Light : poems Ann Timoney Jenkin , 1995 selected work poetry ; Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Untitled Ron Pretty , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Scarp , May no. 28 1996; (p. 58-59)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry
Lyrical Landscapes T. M. Collins , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Redoubt , no. 23 1996; (p. 123-124)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry ; The Colour of Maps Warrick Wynne , 1995 selected work poetry
Being in the World: The Poetry of S.K. Kelen D. J. Huppatz , 1999 single work review
— Appears in: Southerly , Winter vol. 59 no. 2 1999; (p. 197-204)

— Review of Trans-Sumatran Highway and Other Poems S. K. Kelen , 1995 selected work poetry ; Postcards from the Universe S. K. Kelen , 1998 selected work poetry ; Dragon Rising : poems S. K. Kelen , 1998 selected work poetry ; Dingo Sky S. K. Kelen , 1993 selected work poetry ; Atomic Ballet S. K. Kelen , 1991 selected work poetry
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