Series One of the Tasmania States of Poetry anthology is edited by Sarah Day and features poems by Adrienne Eberhard, Graeme Hetherington, Jane Williams, Karen Knight, Louise Oxley, and Tim Thorne. Read Sarah Day's introduction to the anthology here.
States of Poetry Tasmania - Series One
For its small population, Tasmania has produced, or attracted from elsewhere, a significant number of published poets, past and present. Not all have loved the place. In the case of Gwen Harwood, the island state was her prison, or at least that’s what she told her friends: