AustLit logo
y separately published work icon Living in a Calm Country selected work   poetry  
  • Author:agent Peter Porter http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/porter-peter
Issue Details: First known date: 1975... 1975 Living in a Calm Country
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

Notes

  • Dedication: In Memoriam S.J.H. (1933-1974)

Contents

* Contents derived from the London,
c
England,
c
c
United Kingdom (UK),
c
Western Europe, Europe,
:
New York (City), New York (State),
c
United States of America (USA),
c
Americas,
:
Oxford University Press , 1975 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
At the Castle Hotel, Tauntoni"Today it's not scones but tea-cakes", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 1-2)
His and Hersi"Mornings weaving through the mud", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 3)
Angeri"In long lines", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 4)
Living in a Calm Countryi"Each picture is a comic strip condensed.", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 5)
Ode to Afternooni"A command to the middle-aged,", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 6-8)
Good Vibes (for Shena Mackay)i"If you hadn't noticed the unprominent sign", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 9-10)
Seaside Picnici"Here where sprawl the armed persuaders,", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 11)
To Make it Reali"After having written verses in tight corsets,", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 12)
The Story of My Conversioni"I have begun to live in a new land,", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 13-14)
Night Crossingi"The old charm dies hard, the vicious moon", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Family Albumi"Tenable in dreams, here they are twice", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 17-18)
An Australian Gardeni"Here we enact the opening of the world", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 19-20)
On First Looking into Chapman's Hesiodi"For 5p at a village fete I bought", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 21-23)
Frogs at Lago Di Bolsenai"Having come down and run the car into sand", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 24)
An American Military Cemetery in Tuscanyi"Why, I wonder, are there so few cows", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 25-26)
A Table of Coincidencesi"The map of self is a grid of crossroads -", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 27-28)
That Depression is an Abstracti"That depression is an abstract", Peter Porter , 1974 single work poetry (p. 29-30)
The Stormi"There where it's endless, it has this form of age,", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 31-32)
A Study of a Birdi"With completely retractable sail", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 33-34)
Three Bagatellesi"Under the grassed and general earth a space", Peter Porter , 1975 single work poetry (p. 35)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

y separately published work icon Peter Porter Peter Steele , South Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1992 Z90225 1992 single work criticism
Fuel for the Dark Bruce Bennett , 1991 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Spirit in Exile : Peter Porter and His Poetry 1991; (p. 117-148)
The Expatriate Vision of Peter Porter Bruce Bennett , 1984 single work criticism
— Appears in: Poetry of the Pacific region 1984; (p. 103-108) European Relations : Essays for Helen Watson-Williams 1985; (p. 103-114)
The Citizenship of Peter Porter Max Richards , 1978 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 8 no. 3 1978; (p. 350-359)
Untitled Chris Wallace-Crabbe , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 22 May 1976; (p. 22)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled R. Davies , 1975 single work review
— Appears in: New Statesman , 24 October vol. 90 no. 1975; (p. 515-516)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled P. Washington , 1975 single work review
— Appears in: The Spectator , 8 November 1975; (p. 602)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled P. Beer , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: The Times Literary Supplement , 7 May 1976; (p. 540)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled D. Dunn , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: Encounter , vol. 46 no. 2 1976; (p. 75-76)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
Untitled D. Graham , 1976 single work review
— Appears in: Stand , vol. 17 no. 3 1976; (p. 77-78)

— Review of Living in a Calm Country Peter Porter , 1975 selected work poetry
y separately published work icon Peter Porter Peter Steele , South Melbourne : Oxford University Press , 1992 Z90225 1992 single work criticism
The Expatriate Vision of Peter Porter Bruce Bennett , 1984 single work criticism
— Appears in: Poetry of the Pacific region 1984; (p. 103-108) European Relations : Essays for Helen Watson-Williams 1985; (p. 103-114)
Fuel for the Dark Bruce Bennett , 1991 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Spirit in Exile : Peter Porter and His Poetry 1991; (p. 117-148)
The Citizenship of Peter Porter Max Richards , 1978 single work criticism
— Appears in: Australian Literary Studies , May vol. 8 no. 3 1978; (p. 350-359)
Last amended 13 Feb 2007 11:47:12
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X