About Gig Ryan

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States of Poetry Victoria - Series Two

About Gig Ryan

Reviewed by
States of Poetry Victoria - Series Two

Gig Ryan’s last book was New and Selected Poems (Giramondo, 2011), published in the United Kingdom as Selected Poems (Bloodaxe, 2012). Manners of an Astronaut (Hale & Iremonger, 1984) was re-issued by Shearsman Books, UK, in 2018. She was Poetry Editor of The Age from 1998 to 2016. Her work first appeared in ABR in 2001 when it began publishing new poetry. She lives in Melbourne.

Poems:

'Simaetha'

'Grotto'

'Principle of Insufficient Reason' (Read On, ed. Pete Spence, 2018)

'Know Your Product' (Have Your Chill, ed. Pete Spence, 2017)

'Rented Features'  (Have Your Chill, ed.Pete Spence, 2017)

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