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The Shining Incidents sequence   poetry  
  • Author:agent Robert Adamson http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/adamson-robert
Issue Details: First known date: 1974... 1974 The Shining Incidents
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Includes

The Ghost Crabs i "I flow back into myself with tide", Robert Adamson , 1974 single work poetry
— Appears in: Swamp Riddles 1974; Meanjin Quarterly , Autumn vol. 33 no. 1 1974; (p. 24-25) Selected Poems 1977; (p. 96-97) Selected Poems 1970-1989 1990; (p. 105-106) Mulberry Leaves : New and Selected Poems 1970-2001 2001; (p. 112-113) The Golden Bird : New and Selected Poems 2008; (p. 126-127)
The Night Parrots i "A song rose from thickets, your", Robert Adamson , 1974 single work poetry
— Appears in: Swamp Riddles 1974; Selected Poems 1977; (p. 97-98) Selected Poems 1970-1989 1990; (p. 103-104) The Language of Oysters 1997; (p. 95) Mulberry Leaves : New and Selected Poems 1970-2001 2001; (p. 111-112) The Golden Bird : New and Selected Poems 2008; (p. 124-125)
Drifting Through Silence i "Again she returns to me, in grey", Robert Adamson , 1974 single work poetry
— Appears in: Swamp Riddles 1974; Selected Poems 1977; (p. 99-100) A Rabbit as King of the Ghosts : Sydney Opera House Music Room 1980-1989; (p. 3) Selected Poems 1970-1989 1990; (p. 102-103) The Language of Oysters 1997; (p. 94) Mulberry Leaves : New and Selected Poems 1970-2001 2001; (p. 110)
A New Legend i "In a friendless time the mind swims", Robert Adamson , 1974 single work poetry
— Appears in: Swamp Riddles 1974; Selected Poems 1977; (p. 100-101) New South : Australian Poetry of the Late 1970s : A Selection 1980; (p. 8) Selected Poems 1970-1989 1990; (p. 101-102) The Language of Oysters 1997; (p. 93) Mulberry Leaves : New and Selected Poems 1970-2001 2001; (p. 109)

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Notes:
The order of poems in the sequence varies between publications.

Works about this Work

Orpheus on the Hawkesbury : Placing Robert Adamson Andrew Johnson , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Journal of Australian Studies , no. 80 2004; (p. 29-42, notes 234-235)
With reference to the work of Robert Adamson, Johnson looks at the 'distinctive ways in which individual poets have tried to orient themselves in this country with respect to "the environment" ... and at the ways in which each poet establishes a sense of being at 'home' in a place.' (p.29)
Orpheus on the Hawkesbury : Placing Robert Adamson Andrew Johnson , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: Journal of Australian Studies , no. 80 2004; (p. 29-42, notes 234-235)
With reference to the work of Robert Adamson, Johnson looks at the 'distinctive ways in which individual poets have tried to orient themselves in this country with respect to "the environment" ... and at the ways in which each poet establishes a sense of being at 'home' in a place.' (p.29)
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