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Pam Brown's Missing Up

Pam Brown, Missing Up (Vagabond Press 2016)

Francis Webb once said that a poem was a meeting place of silences, or words to that effect. I don’t know if Webb would have taken to Pam Brown’s work (or vice versa), but the poems in Missing Up reminded me of his observation. 1,520 more words

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A Quick Guide to Analysing Poetry: finding the main idea of a poem

Knowing how to find the main idea of a poem is extremely useful when we’re asked to analyse an unseen poem for the Area of Study Discovery exam, or find a related text for Module C. 544 more words

Discovery

Poetry Shelf, poet's choice; Murray Edmond makes some picks

     

Mais pourquoi entre parenthèses? Four Highly Mentionable Items from the Poetry Year

A long poem, a magazine, a collected poems and a set of translations. 376 more words

NZ Poetry

Michael Farrell's Cocky's Joy

Michael Farrell, Cocky’s Joy (Giramondo 2015)

‘Michael Farrell is the most adventurous and experimental of contemporary Australian poets,’ says the back cover of Cocky’s Joy… 783 more words

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