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Banksia Men single work   poetry   "Little Banksia men are funny"
  • Author:agent Dorothy Hewett
Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 Banksia Men
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Gipsy Dancer and Early Poems Dorothy Hewett , Christine Alexander (editor), Sydney : Juvenilia Press , 2009 Z1725973 2009 selected work poetry Dorothy Hewett, renowned Australian playwright and poet, grew up on a huge wheat and sheep farm in Western Australia. Her rural surroundings nurtured a rich imaginative life, recorded in poetry and in her first play The Gipsy Dancer. These previously unpublished works reveal her early dramatic flair and her youthful commitment to the world of words, with a subject matter surprisingly different from much of her later writing. (Publisher's blurb) Sydney : Juvenilia Press , 2009 pg. 53
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Little Book of Banksias Patricia Stone , Yvonne Byron , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 2013 6624288 2013 anthology poetry

    'The banksia is quintessentially Australian. Known and loved for its brush-like flowers and sweet honey nectar, the plant embodies both the beauty and harshness of the Australian landscape. Little Books of Banksias features poems and extracts by some of Australiaa s greatest poets, including Dorothy Hewett, Archie Weller and Douglas Stewart. The artists represented in the publication include Marian Ellis Rowan, Marrianne Collinson Campell, Adam Forster and Ebenezer Edward Gostelow.' (Publication summary)

    Canberra : National Library of Australia , 2013
    pg. 28-28
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