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Anthony Lynch reviews 'Collusion' by Brook Emery

Anthony Lynch
27 November 2012

Brook Emery’s opening poem in Collusion is addressed to ‘Dear K’, an address reprised in the last, movingly lyrical poem in this his fourth collection. We might read the inter More

Paul Kane reviews 'Braiding the Voices: Essays in Poetry' by Peter Steele

Paul Kane
26 September 2012

Peter Steele once described his teaching and writing as ‘acts of celebration’. He is – and was – quite literally a celebrant: in his role as a Jesuit priest, and as a poet of prais More

Maria Takolander reviews 'Young Poets: An Australian Anthology' edited by John Leonard

Maria Takolander
21 March 2012

John Leonard’s anthology of young Australian poets, showcasing the work of an exclusive septet, comes hot on the heels of Felicity Plunkett’s more accommodating Thirty Australian P More