Dec 2006

FAMOUS REPORTER 34

 

Famous Reporter 34

 

walleah press



 
POETRY
Dael Allison, Craig Billingham, John Bird, Kevin Bonnett, Carolyn Fisher, Barbara De Franceschi, Jeff Guess, Helen Hagemann, Philip Hammial, Jodie Hawthorne, Steve Isham, Vincent Ives, Mary Jenkins, Heather Taylor Johnson, Martin R. Johnson, Courtney Jones, David Kelly, Andy Kissane, Jules Leigh Koch, Roland Leach, Robyn Mathison, Shane McCauley, Lorraine McGuigan, Shana Michele, Bob Morrow, Derek Motion, B. N. Oakman, Jillian Pattinson, Rachael Petridis, Mark Prendergast, Saxby Pridmore, Max Ryan,  Lel Sebastian, Laura Jan Shore, Flora Smith, Jacqui Stewart, Jacqueline Turner, Les Wicks, Maria Zajkowski

ESSAYS, COMMENT, MISCELLANY
Anne Collins - essay: Marion Bay
Jen Gibson - memory: 1959 Uprising in Lhasa (conversations with a Tibetan Buddhist Abbot)
Mark O'Flynn - essay:  New Uses for the Penguin Book of Science Fiction
Ralph Wessman - column: North to Garradunga
                                  (notes on 'Living Writers' Week', Tasmania, August 2006;
                                          Tasmanian Poetry Festival, Launceston, October 2006)
John West - report: An afternoon at the launch of Verbal Medicine
LAUNCH SPEECHES
Robert Cox's short story collection, Alibis, Lies and Goodbyes, launched by Douglas Lockhart (Hobart, August 2006).
Catherine Stringer and Jenny Barnard: Dancers and Dreamers Exhibition, Sidespace Gallery, (Hobart - Wednesday 16th August, 2006)
 
REVIEWS
Jennifer Harrison's Folly and Grief, reviewed by Mark O'Flynn
Peter Minter's Blue Grass, reviewed by Tim Thorne
Les Murray's The Biplane Houses, reviewed by Louise Waller
Matt Simpson's In Deep, reviewed by Tim Thorne
FICTION
David McLaren, 'Athena and William'
Anne Traynor, 'As He Lay Dying

WEBLOGS (BLOGS)
'Marrickvillia', (Meredith Jones): Dero Dog

INTERVIEW
Lyn Reeves


HAIKU
Karen Blaylock