States of Poetry Queensland - Series Two

Series Two of the Queensland States of Poetry anthology is edited by Felicity Plunkett and features poetry from Pascalle Burton, Liam Ferney, Zenobia Frost, Anna Jocobson, David Stavanger, and Samuel Wagan Watson. Read Felicity Plunkett's introduction to the anthology here.

States of Poetry Queensland - Series Two

State Editor's Introduction by Felicity Plunkett | States of Poetry Queensland - Series Two

Felicity Plunkett

In his luminous paean to poetry, modestly titled How to Read a Poem, Edward Hirsch writes that ‘poetry is made of metaphor’. This lucid statement is beautiful enough, but as a ... More

About Pascalle Burton | States of Poetry - Series Two

States of Poetry

Pascalle Burton is a poet and performer with an interest in conceptual art and cultural theory. Her projects include UN/SPOOL (with Nathan Shepherdson), 24 Hour Gym (with Tessa Ro More

'stones sequence sucked' by Pascalle Burton | States of Poetry QLD - Series Two

Pascalle Burton

(after Samuel Beckett’s Molloy)

still. but not quite.
I drew on the right
of time.

the other way (I have this solution):
escape that hazard
circulating always.

be ... More

'a less tangible currency at play' by Pascalle Burton | States of Poetry Queensland - Series Two

Pascalle Burton

Expressing
to the world
a raw idea
how to be watched
but also

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