Brent Cantwell

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Poetry at Work: The Poetry of Retirement

In my book <i>Poetry at Work</i>, I conclude with a chapter on the poetry of retirement. At the time I wrote it, I didn’t have a set date for retiring, …

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New Zealand Book Council podcast series

<b>New Zealand Book Council podcast series to explore the books that shape us</b><p>The New Zealand Book Council is enhancing its support of the country’s …

A ComicFest recommendation: NZ Book Council

This year’s ComicFest has once again been lucky enough to have the backing of the NZ book Council. They’ve kindly sponsored cartoonist and novelist …

Aotearoa Reads Details | New Zealand Book Council

Welcome to the New Zealand Book Council's first Talking Books podcast. The first episode of <i>Talking Books</i> is hosted by novelist Catherine Robertson, …

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Janet Frame Eden Street Trust

Home<p>56 Eden Street - The childhood home of Janet Frame from 1931 to 1943<p><i>'I wanted an imagination that would inhabit a world of fact,</i> <i>descend like a</i> …

Poem : Janet Frame

Like a flower born of extraordinary color<br>A color not yet seen by the world<br>All eyes were suddenly upon you<br>Combing over you their eyes did do<br>For an …

Janet Frame's house in Eden Street, #Oamaru. Home of so much talent

Aotearoa Reads Details | New Zealand Book Council

<b>British novelist Margaret Drabble has penned the introduction to the new Text Classics edition of Janet Frame's novel Owls Do Cry and we share it</b> …

Kent's review of Owls Do Cry

Kent's review<p>May 01, 2015<p>bookshelves: to-read<p>Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read <i>Owls Do Cry</i>.<p>Reading Progress<p>No comments have …

Continuum, Alan Curnow: Revision for CIE English Literature 2015 | jwpblog

This powerpoint supports a revision session for Curnow’s Continuum. I hope it is useful. The PowerPoint should be used after initial work using the …

Literature

Symphony of Australia coming to Coffs Coast

AUSTRALIAN bush poetry fused with a cascade of orchestral accompaniment?<p>Powerful, dynamic and passionate voices from international opera stars backed …

Poetry in Scotland: Think StAnza [by Bill Manhire]

(<i>Ed note: This is the final post about poets and poetry in Scotland. You can find all posts in the series here. We thank Robyn Marsack, director of</i> …

Literature

New podcast focuses on contemporary Australian poetry | Books+Publishing

29 April 2015<p>A new podcast series with news and interviews about the contemporary Australian poetry scene has launched.<p>The Australian Poetry Podcast …

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Black, White and Read: Aboriginal Literature

What it’s all about?<p>Take a historical journey through Australian Indigenous literature and read some myths, stories, songs and poems.<p>What we will …

Keep your eye on this award-winning novelist taking Australian literature by storm with her debut book

<i>The Strays by Emily Bitto (right). Photo: The Stella Prize</i><p>For the first time ever one of Australia’s most lucrative awards for female writers has …

1931 in Australian literature

This article presents a list of the historical events and publications of Australian literature during <b>1931</b>.<p>For an overview of world literature see</b> …

Monday musings on Australian literature: Reading Australian literature

<i>Reading Australian Literature</i> is a lecture series inaugurated at the University of Sydney last year by its School of Letters, Arts and Media. The …

Literature

Books+Publishing on Twitter: "The longlist for the 2015 Australian Literature Society Gold Medal has been announced: http://t.co/vX4fujXSQp"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Fly Away Peter: when Australian literature goes to the opera

David Malouf, writing about his libretto for the 1986 opera adaptation of Patrick White’s novel Voss, observed:<p>No libretto can reproduce the novel …

The Arts

Paterson Vs Lawson - A Classical Literature Study Booklet on Australian Identity for Years 8/9/10

Summary of Teaching Resource:<p>In this lesson series students will focus on Australian poetry in particular the ballad form found in the poems of …

What defines the 'great Australian novel' as both Australian and great?

The debate about national character and identity in literature and popular culture is as wide and varied as the country<p>A blogpost in Meanjin (one of the literary journals that author Stella “Miles” Franklin supported in her lifetime) noted that identifying the “great Australian novel” raises an …

Books

Auckland Writers Festival for young readers

<b>Elisabeth Easther's nose can often be found in a book. Here she sniffs out things to tickle the fancy of younger festival-goers</b><p>As the mother of a …