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  • Author:agent Peter Rose
Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Cicerone
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Saturday Age 2 April 2011 Z1769997 2011 newspaper issue 2011 pg. 35 Section: Life & Style
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Best Australian Poems 2011 John Tranter (editor), Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2011 Z1812782 2011 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units) 'In The Best Australian Poems 2011, renowned poet John Tranter selects the finest poems written by Australians over the past year. The vibrant and unforgettable voices of established poets blend seamlessly with the fresh voices of emerging poets in this sublime collection.' (From the publisher's website.) Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2011 pg. 141
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Crimson Crop Peter Rose , Crawley : UWA Publishing , 2012 Z1831695 2012 selected work poetry

    'Crimson Crop has at its core a series of elegies, several about his late father Bob Rose, and contains new "Catullan" poems - imitations of Catullus that Rose has been writing and publishing since the 1980s.

    Parts I and III comprise individual poems, not specifically themed. Part II - the core of the book - comprises a series of elegies and ruminations on death. There are references to the death of Peter's father, Bob Rose (a respected Australian Rules footballer and coach), thus continuing the themes of Peter's bestselling memoir Rose Boys (2001). Part IV comprises fifteen more themed poems in his ongoing series "The Catullan Rag" - a series of satires and love poems in the manner of the great Roman satirist, Catullus. Peter's poetry collection The Catullan Rag (1993) is notorious, in some circles because of its satirising of literary life in Australia.' Source: (Sighted 14/10/2016).

    Crawley : UWA Publishing , 2012
    pg. 18
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