Millennial dust

Millennial dust

Towns in the Great Desert

by Peter Boyle

Puncher & Wattmann, $29.95 pb, 237 pp, 9781922186393

Towns in the Great Desert, a New and Selected, may be the collection that defines Peter Boyle. Among Australian poets, Peter Boyle is an exotic, one who is likely to be read far into the future.

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Kevin Brophy

Kevin Brophy

Kevin Brophy’s latest book is Look at the Lake (Puncher & Wattmann 2018), a record of a year living in a remote Aboriginal community in the Great Sandy Desert of Western Australia. Recent books include This is What Gives Us Time (Gloria SMH,) and Walking: New and Selected Poems (2013), shortlisted for WA Premiers Poetry Prize. Kevin is Emeritus Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Melbourne.

Published in March 2014 no. 359

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