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Tarpaulin Muster single work   poetry   "picking up the napkin you articulate my own response"
Is part of Skirmish Point Jaya Savige , 2005 sequence poetry
Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 Tarpaulin Muster
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Meanjin On PNG vol. 62 no. 3 Drusilla Modjeska (editor), 2003 Z1065729 2003 periodical issue 2003 pg. 15
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Latecomers Jaya Savige , St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2005 Z1213117 2005 selected work poetry

    'Winner of the prestigious Arts Queensland Thomas Shapcott Poetry Prize, Jaya Savige’s latecomers is a first collection of poems by one of Australia’s most exciting young poets. Lively, playful, and always intelligent, Savige’s poems show an awareness of place, of the inescapability of history, and a personal commitment to the precision of language. ‘The poems in latecomers go beyond what we take for granted these days in a first collection: refinement of language and cadence, allusiveness, wit. Moving easily through abstract wonders and the streets of the inner city, they return for nourishment to family and ‘the Island’ – Bribie, its fishing-life and beaches – as a test always of what is native and endures’ – DAVID MALOUF' (Publication summary)

    St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2005
    pg. 27
Last amended 30 Aug 2005 15:06:38
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