AustLit logo
Tears and Tantrums single work   poetry   "Berlin ripples with thousands of flags,"
Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 Tears and Tantrums
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.


  • Epigraph: I had no inkling of the human tragedies behind all that gaiety. - Leni Riefenstahl.
  • This poem refers to several of Leni Riefenstahl's movies including Triumph of the Will (1934) and Olympia: The Film of the XI. Olympic Games : Berlin 1936 (1938).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Meanjin On Cities vol. 65 no. 2 2006 Z1284445 2006 periodical issue 2006 pg. 25-27
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Paragliding in a War Zone Louise Wakeling , Glebe : Puncher and Wattmann , 2008 Z1570442 2008 selected work poetry Glebe : Puncher and Wattmann , 2008 pg. 36-38
Last amended 24 Mar 2009 09:23:59
Informit * Subscription service. Check your library.
  • Berlin,
    Western Europe, Europe,
  • 1930s
    Powered by Trove