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Love poems and death threats : a collection of poetry / by Samuel Wagan Watson
Bib ID 6503766
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Watson, Samuel Wagan, 1972- author
 
Description St Lucia, Queensland : University of Queensland Press, 2014 
110 pages ; 20 cm 
ISBN 9780702253270 (paperback)
0702253278 (paperback)
Summary

In this, his first new volume of poetry in nearly a decade, he once again excites, inspires and shocks. Woven into this collection is a dark, satirical take on contemporary Australia, with its acquisitiveness and materialism, Wagan Watson shows an intense political engagement. The poems are dynamic, vivid and powerful, containing the clear language of witness reminiscent of Indigenous song-writers such as Kev Carmody and Dr Yunupingu.

Subjects Poetry.  |  Australian poetry -- 21st century.  |  Literature and stories - Poetry.  |  Australian

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