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Product Description: For six months during 2015, two poets known for their capacity to create lyric responses to the complex realities around them, yet poets fully inscribed in both a western literary tradition and other longer traditions that have been marginalized, exchanged poems that were in constant dialogue even as they remained wholly defined and shaped by the details of their own private and public lives...read more

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9781845233198 | Peepal Tree Pr Ltd, July 1, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: For six months during 2015, two poets known for their capacity to create lyric responses to the complex realities around them, yet poets fully inscribed in both a western literary tradition and other longer traditions that have been marginalized, exchanged poems that were in constant dialogue even as they remained wholly defined and shaped by the details of their own private and public lives.

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Product Description: A follow-up to the critically acclaimed Jam Tree Gully, Firebreaks records life and ecology in Western Australia. Known for a poetry both experimental, “activist,” and lyrical that reinvents the pastoral, John Kinsella considers his and his family’s life at Jam Tree Gully, in the Western Australian wheatbelt, and his deeply felt ecological concerns in this new cycle of poems about place, landscape, home, and absence...read more

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9780393352610 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 22, 2016, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A follow-up to the critically acclaimed Jam Tree Gully, Firebreaks records life and ecology in Western Australia.

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9781910392072 | Enitharmon Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $14.95

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By John Kinsella (other contributor)

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9780405082559, titled "Works of Aphra Behn" | Ayer Co Pub, December 1, 1967, cover price $27.50 | also contains Works of Aphra Behn

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9781584351641 | Semiotext, February 27, 2015, cover price $13.95

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John Kinsella explores a contemporary poetics and pedagogy as it emerges from his reflections on his own writing and teaching, and on the work of other poets, particularly contemporary writers with which he feels some affinity.  

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9780719075582 | Manchester Univ Pr, February 5, 2008, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: John Kinsella explores a contemporary poetics and pedagogy as it emerges from his reflections on his own writing and teaching, and on the work of other poets, particularly contemporary writers with which he feels some affinity.

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9780719095603 | Manchester Univ Pr, July 31, 2014, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: These volumes present John Kinsella's uncollected critical writings and personal reflections from the early 1990s to the present. Included are extended pieces of memoir written in the Western Australian wheatbelt and the Cambridge fens, as well as acute essays and commentaries on the nature and genesis of personal and public poetics...read more

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9789042036789 | Rodopi Bv Editions, June 30, 2013, cover price $196.00 | About this edition: These volumes present John Kinsella's uncollected critical writings and personal reflections from the early 1990s to the present.
9789042036772 | Rodopi Bv Editions, May 30, 2013, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: These volumes present John Kinsella's uncollected critical writings and personal reflections from the early 1990s to the present.

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Product Description: The damage humans have perpetrated on our environment has certainly affected a poet’s means and material. But can poetry be ecological? Can it display or be invested with values that acknowledge the economy of interrelationship between the human and the nonhuman realms? Aside from issues of theme and reference, how might syntax, line break, or the shape of the poem on the page express an ecological ethics? To answer these questions, poets Forrest Gander and John Kinsella offer an experiment, a collaborative volume of prose and poetry that investigates—both thematically and formally—the relationship between nature and culture, language and perception...read more

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9781609381196 | Univ of Iowa Pr, October 1, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The damage humans have perpetrated on our environment has certainly affected a poet’s means and material.

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Product Description: A personal journey through the works of poets that most influenced Kinsella's work, resulting in a collection of "cover poems"Here, John Kinsella takes the work of poets from across the centuries writing in languages other than English, including French, Russian, German, Greek, Latin, and Chinese, and recreates the original works as translations, adaptations, and versions...read more

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9781846881879 | Alma Books, September 1, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A personal journey through the works of poets that most influenced Kinsella's work, resulting in a collection of "cover poems"Here, John Kinsella takes the work of poets from across the centuries writing in languages other than English, including French, Russian, German, Greek, Latin, and Chinese, and recreates the original works as translations, adaptations, and versions.

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Product Description: I throw out a life line but no one s read it (from Cardboard Crowns ) A Pacific Islander (PI) of Samoan, Tuvaluan, English, Scottish and French descent, Selina Tusitala Marsh reflects on the issues affecting the Pacific communities of New Zealand, as well as indigenous peoples around the world including the challenges and triumphs of being afakasi (mixed race)...read more
By John Kinsella (editor)

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9781904614357 | Arc Pubns Todmorden, June 23, 2012, cover price $14.90 | About this edition: I throw out a life line but no one s read it (from Cardboard Crowns ) A Pacific Islander (PI) of Samoan, Tuvaluan, English, Scottish and French descent, Selina Tusitala Marsh reflects on the issues affecting the Pacific communities of New Zealand, as well as indigenous peoples around the world including the challenges and triumphs of being afakasi (mixed race).

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Product Description: Shortlisted for the Queensland Literary Awards, Steele Rudd Award for Australian Short Fiction.In the Shade of the Shady Tree is a collection of stories set in the Western Australian wheatbelt, a vast grain-growing area that ranges across the southwestern end of the immense Australian interior...read more

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9780804011372 | Swallow Pr, April 10, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Shortlisted for the Queensland Literary Awards, Steele Rudd Award for Australian Short Fiction.

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Product Description: Moondyne Joe was colonial Australia’s ultimate escape artist; his daring and repeated breakouts from prison drove the country’s governor to build the infamous outlaw a special cell. When Moondyne Joe escaped once again, the governor went mad...read more

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9781921888526 | Fremantle Pr, May 1, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Moondyne Joe was colonial Australia’s ultimate escape artist; his daring and repeated breakouts from prison drove the country’s governor to build the infamous outlaw a special cell.

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Product Description: "One of the most original and poignantly authentic poets writing in English."―Harold Bloom In this daring new collection, Australia's preeminent environmental poet confronts the legacy of Thoreau's Walden. With Walden as his inspiration, John Kinsella moved with his family back to rural Australia, where he wrote the poems in this original collection exploring the nature of our responsibility and connection to the land...read more

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9780393341409 | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 28, 2011), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "One of the most original and poignantly authentic poets writing in English.

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Product Description: Written by one of Australia’s best loved poets, Judith Wright, this compilation presents her best work from 1946 to her last collection, published in 1986. Devoted to place and responsive to landscape and to the violence toward the land and its inhabitants, this poetry collection is alive with natural and human history...read more
By John Kinsella (introduced by) and Judith Wright

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9781847770516 | Carcanet Pr, January 1, 2011, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Written by one of Australia’s best loved poets, Judith Wright, this compilation presents her best work from 1946 to her last collection, published in 1986.

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Product Description:  A collection of prose, poetry, and memoir, this collaboration celebrates the profound effect environment has on our stories, assumptions, and geographical reckonings, just as it evokes childhood nostalgia and a sense of place. In a dialogue of perceptions, two of Australia’s foremost authors explore a common geography and memories—both cultural and personal—as they consider the theme of “sand” from intimate, geological, and historical points of view...read more

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9781921696893 | Fremantle Pr, November 1, 2010, cover price $20.00 | About this edition:  A collection of prose, poetry, and memoir, this collaboration celebrates the profound effect environment has on our stories, assumptions, and geographical reckonings, just as it evokes childhood nostalgia and a sense of place.

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Product Description: John Kinsella is known internationally as the acclaimed author of more than thirty books of poetry and prose, but in tandem with - and often directly through - his creative and critical work, Kinsella is also a prominent activist...read more
By John Kinsella and Niall Lucy (editor)

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9781846314698 | Liverpool Univ Pr, September 15, 2010, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: John Kinsella is known internationally as the acclaimed author of more than thirty books of poetry and prose, but in tandem with - and often directly through - his creative and critical work, Kinsella is also a prominent activist.

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Product Description: Published for the first time, this collection gathers the poetry of David McComb, the gifted and enigmatic songwriter and lead singer of the Triffids. Written during his 20s and 30s, when the band’s output peaked, these perceptive pieces explore and confront topics such as addiction, pop culture, and the colloquial and metaphysical...read more
By John Kinsella (foreword by)

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9781921361708 | Fremantle Pr, April 1, 2010, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Published for the first time, this collection gathers the poetry of David McComb, the gifted and enigmatic songwriter and lead singer of the Triffids.

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Product Description: Presenting a diverse collection of essays concerning place and poetic language, this remarkable study of cultural events and tradition travels from the city to the bush, with prospect and refuge of landscape in mind, and in focus...read more

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9781921361050 | Fremantle Pr, June 1, 2008, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Presenting a diverse collection of essays concerning place and poetic language, this remarkable study of cultural events and tradition travels from the city to the bush, with prospect and refuge of landscape in mind, and in focus.

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9781852245467 | Gardners Books, May 30, 2007, cover price $16.55

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Product Description: Recollections of school days often provide some of our earliest and for many, happiest memories. John Kinsella has gathered short memoirs from more than twenty well-known Australians, including writers, sports celebrities, politicians, and others...read more
By John Kinsella (editor)

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9781921064715 | Fremantle Arts Center Pr, May 1, 2007, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Recollections of school days often provide some of our earliest and for many, happiest memories.

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Product Description: One of Australia's best poets conjures the Australian countryside in this brilliant epic, inspired by Philip Sidney's classic pastoral "Arcadia." “Astonishingly fecund and inventive. The New Arcadia revitalizes pastoral traditions, but more in the mode of lamentation than celebration...read more

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9780393060539 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2005, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An epic work loosely modeled on Philip Sidney's classic romantic pastoral, 'Arcadia,' is inspired by the Australian wheat-belt landscape and features analogies of the pastoral idyll and the radical and anti-pastoral consequences inherent in today's rural world.

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9780393329070 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 2007, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: One of Australia's best poets conjures the Australian countryside in this brilliant epic, inspired by Philip Sidney's classic pastoral "Arcadia.

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Product Description: Since his late teens, Kinsella has been rubbing shoulders and working with a host of acclaimed poets. The book opens with Kinsella on a bender in search of Dorothy Hewett, and goes on to tell the story of his friendships and massive fallings-out through the highs and lows of addiction...read more

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9780522852547 | Melbourne Univ Pr, August 1, 2006, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Since his late teens, Kinsella has been rubbing shoulders and working with a host of acclaimed poets.

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