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[To One Who Asked for Summer] single work   poetry   "Too much career"
  • Author:agent Les Murray
Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 [To One Who Asked for Summer]
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  • Author's note: Speaking to ABC Radio producer Jane Ulman and sound engineer Phillip Ulman, Les Murray said of this work-in-progress: 'I'll tell you what it is: a friend of mine, translator, absolutely bilingual, name of Margitt Lehbert, lives in Sweden, wanted a summer poem because there she is in the middle of the Swedish winter'.

    Source: 'To One Who Asked for Summer' : Les Murray,
    Sighted: 11/03/2009

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    y separately published work icon 'To One Who Asked for Summer' : Les Murray Les Murray , Australia : Australian Broadcasting Corporation , 2009 Z1567069 2009 selected work poetry

    'In this feature, producers Jane and Phillip Ulman visit the Bunyah home of Les Murray, his wife Valerie and son Alexander. Surrounded by winged musicians, frogs, insects and domestic animals, the participants walk and talk and share a meal.

    'During the visit Les Murray reads his poems and reflects on poetry and place, knowledge, discovery, family and God.'

    Source: A Pod of Poets website,
    Sighted: 11/03/2009

    Australia : Australian Broadcasting Corporation , 2009
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