States of Poetry South Australia - Series One

Series One of the South Australian States of Poetry anthology is edited by Peter Goldsworthy and features poetry Ken Bolton, Aidan Coleman, Jelena Dinic, Jill Jones, Kate Llewellyn, and Thom Sullivan. Read Peter Goldsworthy's introduction to the anthology here.

States of Poetry South Australia - Series One

States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | State Editor's Introduction by Peter Goldsworthy

Peter Goldsworthy

I sometimes think that poetry sits in relation to the great empire of the Novel as precariously as early Christianity in the Roman Empire: small groups of devotees gathering in catacombs t ... More

States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | About Ken Bolton

Australian Book Review

Thoughtful –and yet forgetful, easily distracted, hardly there sometimes Ken Bolton's is a lyrical figure limned against the harsh outlines, the stark colours, of the Adelaide art world

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States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | 'Gilbert Place - Cafe Boulevard' by Ken Bolton

Ken Bolton

for Lee Harwood

 

Softly solarised and parallel
two lines echo each other, glow slightly,
in a space that is nowhere

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States of Poetry 2016 - South Australia | 'What Do I Owe Them?' by Ken Bolton

Ken Bolton

Should the unique serve to typify?
Have they been ill-used? To what purpose?

 

Asian Couple

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