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  • Author:agent John Kinsella http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/kinsella-john
Issue Details: First known date: 1993... 1993 Syzygy
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Contents

* Contents derived from the South Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,:Fremantle Press , 1993 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Apprehensioni"And how did you feel", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 3-4)
Fallouti"A refugee from contention I load", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 5)
Self-Regardi"-ing homonculous metals chambers", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 6)
When the Flappers Tickle Your Fancyi"opposing needs, priming pellegra", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 7)
The Cane Cutteri"Reflex take a breath. ( ) A snake", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 8)
Life-Driveri"Placating pit swimmers", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 9)
Subjecting Objects to Serious Scrutinyi"Draining absence as blue", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 10)
The Forest, the Farm. A Hybrid Bathyspherei"Lumped or polyglotted, mixing", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 11)
Inflecting Ambiguity / Electric Trainsi"A type of ambiguity", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 12)
Palpable Paludal - the Defence Restsi"Palpable cacology - admit the document -", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 13)
Deletionsi"Fortitude rippling cross-sense-", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 14)
Entropy / Fleshi"Spontaneous bloodstock rattles and broods", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Ripplesi"Streaming blue divisions, sections", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 17)
Triggeri"Yoke the vicious integer, sun and moon", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 18)
Landfall / The Collapse of Beautyi"Loose materials patterning sundials", 1993 single work poetry (p. 19)
Chemicali"Boom-arm pod-fed nuzzles teaming foam", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 20)
First Bloodi"Tubed out of you warm and recycled cold.", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 21)
Peine Forte et Durei"What pleads `I'", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 22)
Gloati"who lives by", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 22)
Feedbacki"Charles (O)lson", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry (p. 23)

Includes

Apprehension i "And how did you feel", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 3-4) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 37-38) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 274-275) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 3-4) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Fallout i "A refugee from contention I load", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 5) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 38) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 275) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 4-5) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Self-Regard i "-ing homonculous metals chambers", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 6) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 38-39) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 276) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 5) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
When the Flappers Tickle Your Fancy i "opposing needs, priming pellegra", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 7) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 39) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 276-277) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 5-6) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
The Cane Cutter i "Reflex take a breath. ( ) A snake", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 8) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 40) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 277-8) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 6-7) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Life-Driver i "Placating pit swimmers", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 9) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 278) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 7) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Subjecting Objects to Serious Scrutiny i "Draining absence as blue", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 10) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 41) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 278-279) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 8) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
The Forest, the Farm. A Hybrid Bathysphere i "Lumped or polyglotted, mixing", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 11) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 41-42) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 279) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 8-9) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Inflecting Ambiguity / Electric Trains i "A type of ambiguity", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 12) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 42) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 280) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 9) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Palpable Paludal - the Defence Rests i "Palpable cacology - admit the document -", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 13) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 42-43) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 280-281) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 10) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Deletions i "Fortitude rippling cross-sense-", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 14) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 43-44) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 281-282) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 11) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Entropy / Flesh i "Spontaneous bloodstock rattles and broods", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 15-16) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 44-45) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 282-283) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 12-13) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Ripples i "Streaming blue divisions, sections", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 17) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 46) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 284) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 14) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Trigger i "Yoke the vicious integer, sun and moon", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 18) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 46) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 284) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 14) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Landfall / The Collapse of Beauty i "Loose materials patterning sundials", 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 19) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 47) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 285) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 15) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Chemical i "Boom-arm pod-fed nuzzles teaming foam", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 20) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 47) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 285-286) Australian Verse : An Oxford Anthology 1998; (p. 6) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 15-16) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
First Blood i "Tubed out of you warm and recycled cold.", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 21) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 48) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 286-287) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 16-17) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Peine Forte et Dure i "What pleads `I'", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 22) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 49) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 287) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 17) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Gloat i "who lives by", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 22) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 49) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 287) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 18) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Feedback i "Charles (O)lson", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 23) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 49) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 288) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 18) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Fume i "Soil tactless infuses", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 23) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 50) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 288) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 18) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Float - Ing i "Respond", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 24-5) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 50-51) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 288-289) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 19-20) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Na(rra)tive / Chapelle Ardente i "Syz-23-key: uh oh", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 28-9) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 52-54) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 291-292) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 22-23) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Pantoum i "souwester blows cold", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 30) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 54-55) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 292-293) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 24) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Lift i "Ex hale and don't re-", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 31) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 55) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 293-294) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 24-25) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
On i "Oh ON! loosely", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 32) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 55) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 294) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 25) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Urban Cross-Over i "Your soy-coloured teeth", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 32) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 56) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 294) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 25-26) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 25-26) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Rural Patronising i "Trill & twee wagtail lift", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 33) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 56) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 295) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 26) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Intermission i "I chase a hair", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 33) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 56) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 295) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 26-27) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Reality i "If it's real it's been photo-", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 34) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 57) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 296) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 27) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Link i "Speech I link. Pro-", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 34) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 57) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 296) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 27) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Re (Con) Structure ing / Damage Control i "Ponge c/- or a la Fahnestock", John Kinsella , 1993 single work poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 35-44) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 57-66) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 296-305) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 28-37) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;
Narrative John Kinsella , 1993 sequence poetry
— Appears in: Syzygy 1993; (p. 26-7) The Undertow : New and Selected Poems 1996; (p. 51-2) Poems, 1980-1994 1997; (p. 289-290) Doppler Effect 2004; (p. 20-21) Australian Poetry Library 2004-;

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Poems, 1980-1994 John Kinsella , South Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1997 Z36914 1997 selected work poetry South Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1997 pg. 274-305
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Doppler Effect John Kinsella , Cambridge : Salt Publishing , 2004 Z1173148 2004 selected work poetry This new selection of John Kinsella's innovative poetry gathers work from over fifteen years. Including seminal works like Syzygy and Erratum/Frame(d) as well as more fugitive publications like The Radnoti Poems and The Benefaction. Cambridge : Salt Publishing , 2004 pg. 1-72

Works about this Work

"Where the Said and the Unsaid Meet": Interview with John Kinsella at Kenyon College: 8 May 2001 Mark Klemens (interviewer), 2001 single work interview
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 15 no. 2 2001; (p. 76-85)
Unreading Kinsella : Dropping Names and Revolutions of the Word in Syzygy Michael Brennan , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 159-175)
'Ground Zero Warholing': John Kinsella and the Art of Traumatic Realism Louis Armand , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Westerly , Summer vol. 44 no. 4 1999; (p. 34-50) Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 119-143)
John Kinsella's Poetry - Some Reflections Xavier Pons , 1998 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 12 no. 2 1998; (p. 91-94) Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 44-52)
Wheatbelt Gothic Simon Patton , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1993-1994) no. 157 1993; (p. 50-51)

— Review of Syzygy John Kinsella , 1993 selected work sequence poetry ; Full Fathom Five John Kinsella , 1993 selected work poetry
Wheatbelt Gothic Simon Patton , 1993 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December-January (1993-1994) no. 157 1993; (p. 50-51)

— Review of Syzygy John Kinsella , 1993 selected work sequence poetry ; Full Fathom Five John Kinsella , 1993 selected work poetry
'Ground Zero Warholing': John Kinsella and the Art of Traumatic Realism Louis Armand , 1999 single work criticism
— Appears in: Westerly , Summer vol. 44 no. 4 1999; (p. 34-50) Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 119-143)
John Kinsella's Poetry - Some Reflections Xavier Pons , 1998 single work criticism
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 12 no. 2 1998; (p. 91-94) Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 44-52)
Unreading Kinsella : Dropping Names and Revolutions of the Word in Syzygy Michael Brennan , 2000 single work criticism
— Appears in: Fairly Obsessive : Essays on the Works of John Kinsella 2000; (p. 159-175)
"Where the Said and the Unsaid Meet": Interview with John Kinsella at Kenyon College: 8 May 2001 Mark Klemens (interviewer), 2001 single work interview
— Appears in: Antipodes , December vol. 15 no. 2 2001; (p. 76-85)
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