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Issue Details: First known date: 1982... 1982 Cyclone
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Quadrant vol. 26 no. 12 December 1982 Z611056 1982 periodical issue 1982 pg. 70
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Hand to Hand : A Garnering : With Uncollected Poems and Essays On His Life and Work William Hart-Smith , Barbara Petrie (editor), Springwood : Butterfly Books , 1991 Z382029 1991 selected work poetry prose Springwood : Butterfly Books , 1991 pg. 99-100
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Australian Poetry Since 1788 Geoffrey Lehmann (editor), Robert Gray (editor), Sydney : University of New South Wales Press , 2011 Z1803846 2011 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units) 'A good poem is one that the world can’t forget or is delighted to rediscover. This landmark anthology of Australian poetry, edited by two of Australia’s foremost poets, Geoffrey Lehmann and Robert Gray, contains such poems. It is the first of its kind for Australia and promises to become a classic. Included here are Australia’s major poets, and lesser-known but equally affecting ones, and all manifestations of Australian poetry since 1788, from concrete poems to prose poems, from the cerebral to the naïve, from the humorous to the confessional, and from formal to free verse. Translations of some striking Aboriginal song poems are one of the high points. Containing over 1000 poems from 170 Australian poets, as well as short critical biographies, this careful reevaluation of Australian poetry makes this a superb book that can be read and enjoyed over a lifetime.' (From the publisher's website.) Sydney : University of New South Wales Press , 2011 pg. 337
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