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Issue Details: First known date: 1989... 1989 Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986
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Notes

  • Dedication: For John Garnett
  • Contains verse, prose-poems and prose-like narrative.

Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1989 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Changing Roomi"The breath's slow", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 1)
Man in Petershami"He's dropped his heart!", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 2)
Fallingi"Curved and indivisible,", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 3)
Sonnets from Propertius II, 26a : Ii"My dream has", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 5)
Sonnets from Propertius II, 26a : IIi"She drowns upon", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 5)
The Popular Song : My Favourite Thingsi"I'm sorry, but I loved", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 6)
Breakfasti"When you look up they're gone,", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 7-8)
The Chicago Blues Stylei"His farsighted and green eyes;", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 9)
The Parki"He preferred the pigeons,", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 10)
Calligraphy : A Conceiti""I'm so unhappy with my writing," so,", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 11)
The Third Coming (for Colin McDowell)i"Nightfall in Bethlehem.", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 12)
The Dog Becomes a Waterfalli"We have read clouds", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 13)
De-Boning the Gardeni"For years, familiar with their usage-", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 14-15)
Plato's Dogi"Thirty years ago, Marseilles lay burning in the sun, on day.", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 16-17)
A Dog in New York (1985)i"On Sixty-second (East), plus tissue box", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 18)
Bicyclesi"If Julie first used bicycles to talk", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 19-20)
Owning the Landi"Before the outcrops, split by axe - shadow", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 21-22)
The Passing, at Boho (for Alan Gould)i"By night a pester-wind.", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 23-25)
St. Clair : Reveriei"For her a kite's appropriate enough", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 26)
Helen Paints a Room (1984)i"In the prose version", John Scott , single work poetry (p. 27-28)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

A Survey of Poetry Lawrence Bourke , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Poetry Australia , no. 123-124 1990; (p. 71-81)

— Review of Charmed Lives Bruce Beaver , 1988 selected work poetry ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
Little Light Behind the Smoke-Screens Walter Tonetto , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , April vol. 9 no. 1 1990; (p. 57-58)

— Review of The Glass Whittler and Other Stories Stephanie Johnson , 1988 selected work short story ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
John Scott and the Art of the Well-Dressed Sentence Robert Adamson , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 6 no. 1 1990; (p. 213-219)
Making the Most of the Metaphor Martin Duwell , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian Magazine , 8-9 July 1989; (p. 11)

— Review of Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
Imperial Bedroom John Forbes , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Editions , October no. 3 1989; (p. 11-12)

— Review of Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
The Right Company and a Winter's Tale Shirley Despoja , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 27 May 1989; (p. 14)

— Review of George Johnston : A Biography Garry Kinnane , 1986 single work biography ; Beach Plastic : Poems Caroline Caddy , 1989 selected work poetry ; The Lake Frome Monster Arthur W. Upfield , 1966 single work novel ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry ; The Hidden Culture : Folklore in Australian Society Graham Seal , 1989 single work criticism ; Nettie Palmer : Her Private Journal Fourteen Years, Poems, Reviews and Literary Essays Nettie Palmer , 1988 selected work poetry prose criticism review autobiography biography
Little Light Behind the Smoke-Screens Walter Tonetto , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , April vol. 9 no. 1 1990; (p. 57-58)

— Review of The Glass Whittler and Other Stories Stephanie Johnson , 1988 selected work short story ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
Rich Crop of Recent Poetry Geoff Page , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 7 October 1989; (p. 14)

— Review of The Epigrams of Martial Laurie Duggan , 1989 selected work poetry ; Years Found in Likeness Alan Gould , 1988 selected work poetry ; The Clean Dark Robert Adamson , 1989 selected work poetry ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry ; The Idyll Wheel : Cycle of a Year at Bunyah, New South Wales, April 1986 - April 1987 Les Murray , 1989 sequence poetry ; The Asphalt and the Stars Frank McMahon , 1989 selected work poetry
Expression as Clean as a Fresh Shirt Rod Usher , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 27 May 1989; (p. 10)

— Review of Budgerigah Flying Connie Barber , 1989 selected work poetry ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry ; In the Name of the Father Kristopher Saknussemm , 1988 selected work poetry
A Survey of Poetry Lawrence Bourke , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Poetry Australia , no. 123-124 1990; (p. 71-81)

— Review of Charmed Lives Bruce Beaver , 1988 selected work poetry ; Singles : Shorter Works 1981-1986 John Scott , 1989 selected work poetry
John Scott and the Art of the Well-Dressed Sentence Robert Adamson , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 6 no. 1 1990; (p. 213-219)
After Poetry (2) : Measure for Measure Graham Rowlands , 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: Overland , August no. 115 1989; (p. 68-72)
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