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  • Author:agent Laurie Duggan http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/duggan-laurie
Issue Details: First known date: 1990... 1990 Blue Notes
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

Poems are grouped into four sections: All Blues, Trans-Europe Express, Dogs and More Blues.

Notes

  • Notes on the poems 95-96.
  • Author's note: The Blue Hills poems in section 4, More Blues, add to a discontinuous sequence begun in my book The Great Divide.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Chippendale, Inner Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,:Picador , 1990 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
It Might As Well Be Spring and Alli"You can do nothing consistent.", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry
Eight numbered sections.
(p. 11-14)
Three Paintings, Laurie Duggan , sequence poetry (p. 15-16)
The Bishopi"The bishop's lawn rusts with poison.", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 17)
A Photograph from the Adelaide Festival, Early 1960si"Informally, they clutch wine glasses,", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 17)
Three Political Poems, Laurie Duggan , sequence poetry (p. 17-18)
Minutes to Midnighti"Each tick of the clock represents", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 18)
Five Spoti"Monk's Coming", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 19)
Drinking Sociallyi"Shapes of smoke on the bar window:", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 20)
Waiting for the Dogi"He sucked blocks of sugar", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 21)
Mashed Potatoesi"Sittin' here alone", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 22)
All Bluesi"From Boston comes the message:", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 23)
Cafe Paszkowskii"Amaretto for sweetness,", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 27)
Morningi"The air is fine as a nosegay of flowers;", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 28)
Studioi"A phone-box assembled from deep red planks of the sun", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 29-31)
Crossroadsi"You dissolve in face powder every night.", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 32)
Currentsi"This register of time, place and ideas;", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 33-34)
Florencei"In Florence, in the Via Tornabuoni", Ardengo Soffici , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 35-37)
Stationi"I saw the arched station roof", Farfa , Laurie Duggan (translator), single work poetry (p. 38)
Antiromantic Preludei"When Pan grips his golden pipes", Enrico Cavacchioli , Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 39-40)
To Atthis (After Salvatore Quasimodo's Version of Sappho)i"Perhaps in Sardis...", Laurie Duggan , single work poetry (p. 41)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , June vol. 36 no. 2 1991; (p. 89-91)

— Review of The House of Vitriol Peter Rose , 1990 selected work poetry ; Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
In Only Half the Time Lyn Jacobs , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1990-1991) no. 127 1990; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Kind of Blue Ken Bolton , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Summer no. 121 1990; (p. 91-93)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Spring and All that Jazz Gregory O'Brien , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 6 no. 3 1990; (p. 185-193)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Spotting Gritty and Droll Allusions at 100 Words Thomas Shapcott , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 22 September 1990; (p. 7)

— Review of The House of Vitriol Peter Rose , 1990 selected work poetry ; Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Excavation : (Arguments and Monologues) Gig Ryan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Children's Games Geoffrey Lehmann , 1990 selected work poetry
Spotting Gritty and Droll Allusions at 100 Words Thomas Shapcott , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 22 September 1990; (p. 7)

— Review of The House of Vitriol Peter Rose , 1990 selected work poetry ; Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Excavation : (Arguments and Monologues) Gig Ryan , 1990 selected work poetry ; Children's Games Geoffrey Lehmann , 1990 selected work poetry
Untitled Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1991 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , June vol. 36 no. 2 1991; (p. 89-91)

— Review of The House of Vitriol Peter Rose , 1990 selected work poetry ; Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Spring and All that Jazz Gregory O'Brien , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Scripsi , vol. 6 no. 3 1990; (p. 185-193)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Kind of Blue Ken Bolton , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Summer no. 121 1990; (p. 91-93)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
In Only Half the Time Lyn Jacobs , 1990 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1990-1991) no. 127 1990; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Blue Notes Laurie Duggan , 1990 selected work poetry
Foreword [24-25 November 1990] Elizabeth Swanson , 1990 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 24-25 November 1990; (p. rev 5)
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