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Issue Details: First known date: 1984... 1984 The Chinese Feast : Poems
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Notes

  • Dedication: To Cherry, with love

Contents

* Contents derived from the Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,:Fremantle Press , 1984 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Ibis in a Rose Gardeni"We walked in from the smell of marigolds", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 1)
Summer Portraiti"Looking down from her house above the sea", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 2)
Towards Mid-Winteri"Now the days grow shorter, the darkness thicker,", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 3)
Night Ferryi"The night air a palliative, gulls", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 4)
Normi"You buy your orange juice and", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 5)
Circus in the Raini"Is this comfort, this steady onrush", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 6)
Gibbonsi"We are, by and large, a parody", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 7)
Macaque Musingsi"They have been testing us for stress lately,", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 8)
Beached Whalesi"Even those temporarily saved return,", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 9)
Two Sisters in Istanbuli"We have seen Istanbul", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 10)
The Cosmonauts Smell Flowersi"Legs limp from treading so many stars", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 11)
The Terroristsi"The trial of this people's enemy", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 12)
The Chinese Feasti"And, belching, Wei Chia-pao received", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 13-16)
The Circus Strong-Man of 1931i"I was the circus strong-man of 1931,", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 17)
The Birthdayi"Tomorrow, when they come to take", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 18)
Prospero to Arieli"What is white magic", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 19)
Trapezei"We cause the dangerous air to rush away", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 20)
Grasshoppersi"Summer sends them rattling out of the", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 21)
Landscape With Gum Treesi"Only the gentlest movement", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 22)
Swan Valleyi"The grapes are hard on the vine", Shane McCauley , single work poetry (p. 23)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Shane McCauley 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: Wordhord : A Critical Selection of Contemporary Western Australian Poetry 1989; (p. 136-138)
Stand-Up Man Defeats the Elite Diana Giese (interviewer), 1989 single work interview
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 20 August 1989; (p. 18)
Recent Australian Poetry : A Baker's Dozen Geoff Page , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , July-August vol. 28 no. 7-8 1984; (p. 90-95)

— Review of Holocaust at Mary Smokes : Poems 1975-83 Billy Jones , 1983 selected work poetry ; Steps for Astaire Nigel Roberts , 1983 selected work poetry ; Lies no. 90 Peter Murphy , 1983 periodical issue poetry ; This River Is In The South Philip Mead , 1984 selected work poetry ; The Chinese Feast : Poems Shane McCauley , 1984 selected work poetry ; Abruptly from the Flatlands Joyce Lee , 1984 selected work poetry ; Windfalls : Poems Andrew Lansdown , 1984 selected work poetry ; Left at the Post Evan Jones , 1984 selected work poetry ; Earth and Solitude Barbara Giles , 1984 selected work poetry ; The Pausing of the Hours Alan Gould , 1984 selected work poetry ; One Hundred Riddles Timoshenko Aslanides , 1984 selected work poetry ; Small Rebellions Louise Wakeling , Margaret Bradstock , 1984 selected work poetry
Recent Australian Poetry : A Baker's Dozen Geoff Page , 1984 single work review
— Appears in: Quadrant , July-August vol. 28 no. 7-8 1984; (p. 90-95)

— Review of Holocaust at Mary Smokes : Poems 1975-83 Billy Jones , 1983 selected work poetry ; Steps for Astaire Nigel Roberts , 1983 selected work poetry ; Lies no. 90 Peter Murphy , 1983 periodical issue poetry ; This River Is In The South Philip Mead , 1984 selected work poetry ; The Chinese Feast : Poems Shane McCauley , 1984 selected work poetry ; Abruptly from the Flatlands Joyce Lee , 1984 selected work poetry ; Windfalls : Poems Andrew Lansdown , 1984 selected work poetry ; Left at the Post Evan Jones , 1984 selected work poetry ; Earth and Solitude Barbara Giles , 1984 selected work poetry ; The Pausing of the Hours Alan Gould , 1984 selected work poetry ; One Hundred Riddles Timoshenko Aslanides , 1984 selected work poetry ; Small Rebellions Louise Wakeling , Margaret Bradstock , 1984 selected work poetry
Shane McCauley 1989 single work criticism
— Appears in: Wordhord : A Critical Selection of Contemporary Western Australian Poetry 1989; (p. 136-138)
Stand-Up Man Defeats the Elite Diana Giese (interviewer), 1989 single work interview
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 20 August 1989; (p. 18)
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