'The world closed in, but it was fortunate / there was her own interior to explore: / the prayer books a captain might have read / on long voyages, now small with gossamer pages ...'... (read more)
Sarah Day’s début collection, A Hunger to Be Less Serious (1987), married lightness of touch with depth of insight. In Towards Light & Other Poems (Puncher & Wattmann, $25 pb, 108 pp, 9781925780024), Day continues this project in poems concerned with light, a thing presented as both ...... (read more)
After a ten-year gestation, actor Don Cheadle (Hotel Rwanda , Crash ) has realised his dream to produce a film on the legendary jazz musician Miles Davis. Cheadle who directs, co-writes, and plays the central role eschews the usual linear narrative in Miles Ahead and takes as his ...... (read more)
Outcrop: Radical Australian Poetry of Land edited by Corey Wakeling and Jeremy Balius
I’ve been trying to place love
in the exhibit for inspection
but there are fees to be perfected.