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Issue Details: First known date: 1999... vol. 89 no. 1 Spring 1999 of Poetry Review est. 1909 Poetry Review
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* Contents derived from the 1999 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Republic of Sprawl, Peter Forbes , single work review
— Review of Landbridge : Contemporary Australian Poetry 1999 anthology poetry ;
(p. 3-4)
Breaking Down the Barriers, John Kinsella , single work criticism (p. 4-5)
The Galah and the Wren, John Kinsella , extract (p. 6-14)
The Remediesi"And there beside him in the toils of life", Peter Porter , single work poetry (p. 15)
Magica Sympathiai"Lord Herbert of Cherbury", Peter Porter , single work poetry (p. 16)
High Plains Drifter, George Szirtes , single work review
— Review of Collected Poems : Volume 2 1984-1999 Peter Porter , 1999 selected work poetry ; Collected Poems Peter Porter , 1983 selected work poetry ;
(p. 17-19)
Convertiblei"I always wanted a sports car", Dorothy Hewett , single work poetry (p. 20)
Exodusi"In such a time as this when multitudes", Dorothy Hewett , single work poetry (p. 20)
On Not Seeing Paul Cezanne : (Sydney 1999)i"I think of the waste, years of not believing", Robert Adamson , single work poetry (p. 21)
Toledoi"Each contestant must finish a condo.", Kate Lilley , single work poetry (p. 22)
Black Ice and Frozen Raini"[First line removed at the request of Coral Hull]", Coral Hull , single work poetry (p. 23-24)
Jet Lagi"I didn't go round the world. It went around me", Katherine Gallagher , single work poetry (p. 24-25)
Two Views, Tracy Ryan , sequence poetry (p. 25)
In Beadsi"The rings of age that will never reach her", Tracy Ryan , single work poetry (p. 25)
In Beads Onlyi"Always one step further than asked for", Tracy Ryan , single work poetry (p. 25)
Extreme Orienti"A barge adrift the Perfumed River -", S. K. Kelen , single work poetry (p. 26-28)
Lizard Arabesquei"At the end of", Peter Minter , single work poetry (p. 28-29)
Bedi"with age you learn to love it", Peter Goldsworthy , single work poetry (p. 29)
The Kashani"You're at the keyhole to paradise", Jan Owen , single work poetry (p. 30)
Too Much on Life, Sean O'Brien , single work review
— Review of Fredy Neptune Les Murray , 1998 single work novel ;
(p. 32-33)

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Alternative title: The Republic of Sprawl
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