UWAP Poetry

  • Border Security

    Border Security

    By Bruce Dawe

    'With each change of poetic clothes, at each moment, [Dawe] displays us ironically, satirically, good-humouredly to ourselves, with a warmth and sadness for humanity's follies.' - Thea Astley, Three Australian Writers 'Bruce Dawe is that rare phenomenon, a natural poet with a superlative feeling for language.' -...

    Paper - 9781742589138 - $ 22.99

  • Melbourne Journal

    Melbourne Journal

    Notebooks 1998-2003

    By Alan Loney

    'Is it possible, that this place, not 'the land of my birth' is where I might truly come to be 'at home'?' Melbourne Journal: Notebooks 1998-2003 is the third instalment in Alan Loney's notebooks, covering the period in between his previous publications (Sidetracks: Notebooks 1976-1991 and...

    Paper - 9781742589114 - $ 22.99

  • Star Struck

    Star Struck

    By David McCooey

    'In the beautifully calibrated "cardiac ward poetics" of Star Struck, David McCooey re-energises the old binaries of life and death, public and private, culture and nature. Irony's the pacemaker here, driving these superbly restrained poems home, though never at the expense of feeling and tenderness. McCooey understands,...

    Paper - 9781742589107 - $ 22.99