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* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1992 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Selected Poems 1939-1990 : Introduction, Martin Duwell , 1992 single work criticism biography (p. xv-xxiv)
Canefieldsi"These green ribbons will not tell you all; but listen-", John Blight , 1942 single work poetry (p. 3)
The Parrotsi"They were peculiar preachers, wise-spoken birds", John Blight , 1944 single work poetry (p. 4)
The Hurricane Lanterni"She might have been the bush pub's slattern,", John Blight , 1943 single work poetry (p. 5)
Iti"It is outside and cannot come", John Blight , 1943 single work poetry (p. 6)
The Old Pianisti"I listened, for old times sake, but - old frame", John Blight , 1939 single work poetry (p. 7)
To a Farmer, Fencingi"Where hides the spider, mortal or machine,", John Blight , 1944 single work poetry (p. 8)
The Songi"Softly the song speaks, stranger from the shadow", John Blight , 1941 single work poetry (p. 9)
To a Crowi"You're made inquiries at the gate,", John Blight , 1944 single work poetry (p. 10-11)
Night in the Parki"White moths at the park gate mantling a pale street light", John Blight , 1943-1942 single work poetry (p. 12)
The Belli"I could not bend this mind, this skull-cold mind on mine", John Blight , 1976 single work poetry (p. 13)
To a Dead Treei"How would you look in a steel-grey suit,", John Blight , 1944 single work poetry (p. 14)
Four Horsesi"Four horses have all day long across the plain", John Blight , 1943 single work poetry (p. 15)
Going to Bedi"I have disclosed to you one half myself", John Blight , 1946 single work poetry (p. 16)
Becalmedi"Above and below the ship...deep...blue:", John Blight , 1947 single work poetry (p. 19-20)
The Cat-o'-Nine-Tails'i"Given the cat, it was not only that he ran", John Blight , 1947 single work poetry (p. 21)
The Turnipi"Once weeding, when I pulled a skull", John Blight , 1945 single work poetry (p. 22)
Sea-Madnessi"The rocks' black sheep grazing beside the sea", John Blight , 1945 single work poetry (p. 23)
Bride Shipi"Alone I walk again the harbour shore", John Blight , 1949 single work poetry (p. 24-25)
Crowi"Perhaps blown over by a hellish wind -", John Blight , 1946 single work poetry (p. 26)

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Works about this Work

John Blight : Selected Poems 1939-1990 (1992) Igor Maver , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Readings in Contemporary Australian Poetry 1997; (p. [73]-76)
Silence Exile Cunning Lee Cataldi , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , no. 2 1993; (p. 78-85)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Graham Rowlands , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems 1975-90 Ken Bolton , 1992 selected work poetry
Inquiries at the Gate: the Poetry of John Blight Michael Sariban , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Outrider : A Journal of Multicultural Literature in Australia , vol. 10 no. 1993; (p. 192-195)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry
Poetry is Where You Find It Reba Gostand , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , April vol. 12 no. 1 1993; (p. 63-65)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Heartland Angelika Fremd , 1992 single work novel ; Fabricating the Self : The Fictions of Jessica Anderson Elaine Barry , 1996 single work criticism ; The Seal Woman Beverley Farmer , 1992 single work novel ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Central Mischief : Elizabeth Jolley on Writing, Her Past and Herself Elizabeth Jolley , 1992 selected work prose
Open, Mixed, and Moving: Recent Australian Poetry Kevin Hart , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: World Literature Today , Summer vol. 67 no. 3 1993; (p. 482-488) Twayne Companion to Contemporary World Literature 2003; (p. 794-801)

— Review of Selected Poems [1990] Gwen Harwood , 1990 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Elizabeth Riddell , 1992 selected work poetry ; Collected Poems Rosemary Dobson , 1991 selected work poetry drama ; New and Selected Poems John Forbes , 1992 selected work poetry
Silence Exile Cunning Lee Cataldi , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: The CRNLE Reviews Journal , no. 2 1993; (p. 78-85)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Graham Rowlands , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems 1975-90 Ken Bolton , 1992 selected work poetry
Open, Mixed, and Moving: Recent Australian Poetry Kevin Hart , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: World Literature Today , Summer vol. 67 no. 3 1993; (p. 482-488) Twayne Companion to Contemporary World Literature 2003; (p. 794-801)

— Review of Selected Poems [1990] Gwen Harwood , 1990 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Selected Poems Elizabeth Riddell , 1992 selected work poetry ; Collected Poems Rosemary Dobson , 1991 selected work poetry drama ; New and Selected Poems John Forbes , 1992 selected work poetry
Poetry is Where You Find It Reba Gostand , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Social Alternatives , April vol. 12 no. 1 1993; (p. 63-65)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry ; Heartland Angelika Fremd , 1992 single work novel ; Fabricating the Self : The Fictions of Jessica Anderson Elaine Barry , 1996 single work criticism ; The Seal Woman Beverley Farmer , 1992 single work novel ; Poems 1959-1989 David Malouf , 1992 selected work poetry ; Central Mischief : Elizabeth Jolley on Writing, Her Past and Herself Elizabeth Jolley , 1992 selected work prose
Inquiries at the Gate: the Poetry of John Blight Michael Sariban , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Outrider : A Journal of Multicultural Literature in Australia , vol. 10 no. 1993; (p. 192-195)

— Review of Selected Poems 1939-1990 John Blight , 1992 selected work poetry
John Blight : Selected Poems 1939-1990 (1992) Igor Maver , 1997 single work criticism
— Appears in: Readings in Contemporary Australian Poetry 1997; (p. [73]-76)
After Poetry (15) : A Quarterly Account of Recent Poetry : from Modern to Postmodern and Beyond Kevin Hart , 1992 single work criticism
— Appears in: Overland , Summer no. 129 1992; (p. 36-42)
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