Poetry Round Up – January to July 2017

Through a range of events, readings, appearances at writer’s festivals, awards and decent coverage in the Australian literary magazines it could be claimed that Australian poetry is undergoing a revival, however the number of reviews of recent releases still remains...
Small Publisher Spotlight: University of Western Australia Publishing

Small Publisher Spotlight: University of Western Australia Publishing

The following post by Ashleigh Meikle (co-authored by Elizabeth Lhuede) is the third in our occasional series highlighting small presses. It focuses on UWA Publishing. University of Western Australia Publishing (UWAP) was established in 1935, 24 years after the...
2016 Poetry Wrap-up

2016 Poetry Wrap-up

As Marisa Wikramanayake said in last year’s wrap up, let’s start with the numbers. In 2016, there were 23 reviews for 18 books by 18 authors. This is a little down on last year’s total of 26 reviews, but reflects a continuing trend to spreading our...
October – December 2016 Roundup: Diversity

October – December 2016 Roundup: Diversity

Happy holidays to all our wonderful readers and AWW participants. I hope this finds you keeping cool in some form or another, be it beneath shady trees or at the beach, and of course that you have a book to hand! Of 348 reviews over the past three months, some 10%...
July – September 2016 Roundup: Diversity

July – September 2016 Roundup: Diversity

At the end of July, as part of our Celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Writing, we featured an interview with Indigenous writer Melissa Lucashenko. Following on from this, it’s great to see a good number of reviews of Indigenous women’s...

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