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Issue Details: First known date: 1986... 1986 Serpentine Futures
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Notes

  • Dedication: ...the way of a serpent upon a rock...Solomon. Hail nada...Nada is with thee!

Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1986 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The History of Flighti"Wherever we go, the useful hound will wait", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 1-2)
Dying at Homei"She prowls her guitar while he reads,", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 3)
The Unfortunate Doctori"A good time among the grapes and carnations", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 4)
Lost Occasioni"This man with lost occasion to attend:", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 5)
Settling Narcissusi"Starting life afresh on his holding against the warty hills", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 6-7)
The Ithaca Notei"Rebuking my island shepherds daily;", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 8)
Mexican Poori"Church alms casks were chain-webbed and padlocked;", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
According to Lawi"We need to pack for travelling in a way", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 11)
The Mixed Businessman Sees Wolvesi"The wolves are coming back; he's first compelled to notice", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 12-13)
Field Anthropologyi"For seven weeks, which they calculate here", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 14)
The Secret Roomi"Slapping on all fours at the grasshoppers which", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Schismatics At Bayi"After the schism your beach is nevermore a honey", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 17)
Base Facti"Tightly festive in his shirt of angry lemon,", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 18)
Tristan Selkirk's Last Good Fridayi"Tense at my pyramid's apex for takeoff,", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 19-25)
The Composersi"The flying president's bully parachute flags", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 26-27)
The Outlanderi"Those he must now abjure are steering", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 28)
The Heaven Stonei"One stone, uncried, flies out of heaven", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 29)
The Plight Of Knivesi"So solitary their mode, so adamant, I could nearly", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 30)
The Revolutionary Nightpiecei"The generals' tunics are not frayed yet, nor soiled", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 31-32)
The Brassworkeri"The god has gone: outside, the clouds deploy", Lewis Packer , 1986 single work poetry (p. 33)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Striking and Missing the Hephaestian Anvil Walter Tonetto , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , no. 2 1987-1988; (p. 55-63)

— Review of Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry ; Remote Corners Graeme Hetherington , 1986 selected work poetry ; Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry
An Uninspiring Tribute to Ego Rosemary O'Grady , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , January 1987;

— Review of Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry
Personal Visions and Australian Pasts and Presents Amanda Lynch , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 23 May 1987; (p. B5)

— Review of Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry ; Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry ; Dial Marina Lee Knowles , 1986 selected work poetry ; The Song Circle of Jacky and Selected Poems Colin Johnson , 1986 selected work poetry
Searching for Sapphires in the Mud Rod Usher , 1986 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 25 October 1986; (p. 14)

— Review of Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry ; Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry
Striking and Missing the Hephaestian Anvil Walter Tonetto , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , no. 2 1987-1988; (p. 55-63)

— Review of Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry ; Remote Corners Graeme Hetherington , 1986 selected work poetry ; Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry
Searching for Sapphires in the Mud Rod Usher , 1986 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 25 October 1986; (p. 14)

— Review of Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry ; Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry
Personal Visions and Australian Pasts and Presents Amanda Lynch , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 23 May 1987; (p. B5)

— Review of Nearer by Far Richard Tipping , 1986 selected work poetry ; Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry ; Dial Marina Lee Knowles , 1986 selected work poetry ; The Song Circle of Jacky and Selected Poems Colin Johnson , 1986 selected work poetry
An Uninspiring Tribute to Ego Rosemary O'Grady , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , January 1987;

— Review of Serpentine Futures Lewis Packer , 1986 selected work poetry
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