Poetry Editorial: Louis Armand & Helen Lambert

Essays:
James Merrill House and Its Disembodied Transmissons by Ivy Ireland
Speaking Geographies: Collaboration Over Distance by Rosalind McFarlane and Siobhan Hodge
and Velimir Khlebnikov and ‘Displacement’ as Poetics by Angelina Saule

Artworks:
Terrance Houle and Adrian Stimson: Performative Gestures from the Canadian Prairies by Matthew Hall

Interview:
Paul Magee Interviews Forrest Gander

Libretto:
E is for Errand (East Coast of Africa) by John Mateer

New Reviews:
John Kendall Hawkins reviews Poetic Revolutionaries: Intertextuality and Subversion by Marion May Campbell
Aaron Mannion reviews An Anthology of Modern Irish Poetry, Wes Davis, ed.
and Justin Clemens reviews Poetry and the Trace, John Hawke & Ann Vickery, eds.

Translations:
Three Poems by Rabindranath Tagore by Mridula Chakraborty
Five Poems from Sergej Timofejev by Anne Marie Jackson
José Kozer’s ‘Wherein it is seen how buried always inside me is a Jew’ by Peter Boyle
Three Poems by Menno Wigman by David Colmer
Two Translations of Robyn Rowland in Turkish by Mehmet Ali Çelikel
Three Translations of Alfonsas Nyka-Niliūnas by Lidija Šimkutė
Three Poems by Uwe Kolbe by Luke Davies
Marilyne Bertoncini’s ‘The Night of Lilac’ by Jan Owen
and Two Poems by Alla Gorbunova and Three Poems by Andrei Filimonov
by Saint Petersburg, Russia’s Transviolatingpoetry Collective

Philosophy prose:
Truth Beauty by Andrew Haas

Blog:
In Collaboration by S J Fowler (with David Berridge, Tom Jenks, Andrew Spragg, William Ledford, and Ariadne Radi Cor)

And a sequence of 58 new poems selected by Helen Lambert, Louis Armand and Kent MacCarter:
Jack Gilbert Gets ‘Foeted’
by MTC Cronin and Peter Boyle
Well Tempered
by Nathanael O'Reilly and Lachlan Brown
Sherri Cise
by J. Gordon Faylor and Astrid Lorange
In Newcastle, In Tokyo …
by Keri Glastonbury and Ted Nielson
Buzzkill
by Thurston Moore and John Kinsella
I’ve Been Living
by Barry Schwabsky and Vincent Katz
T.R.E.E. (Total Rare Earth Elements)
by Carol Watts and Will Montgomery
Finally
by Barry Schwabsky and Vincent Katz
Sonnet6
by Anne Gorrick and John Bloomberg-Rissman
untitled
by Lars Palm and Richard Lopez
WILD TYPE
by David James Miller and Gracie Leavitt
We Bury Not Burn
by Chloë Callistemon, Eleanor Jackson and Betsy Turcot
When Did You Find Out
by Andrew Phillips and Fern Thompsett
Royal baby has first play date
by A J Carruthers and Kate Middleton
Riposte
by Pam Brown and John Kinsella
The Redactions
by Les Wicks and Kevin Brophy
World’s End and Gadigal
by Meredith Wattison
Be Wrong Doing
by Leticia Parish and Karen Mezentsef
All is conversation, all is network.
by Szymon Dorabialski and Misael M.
finish
by Peter O'Mara and Yasmin Heisler
Dropstitch
by Nick Hadgelias and Ry Wilkin
Paraphrastic
by Patricia Sykes
Nightside
by Stu Hatton
War Horse
by Lisa Jacobson
The Master
by Luke Beesley
perfect teeth
by Derek Motion
binding
by Derek Motion
Position
by Cui Yuwei
Breaking Two Habits
by Cui Yuwei
Five Egyptian Pieces
by John Tranter
Along the Highway, 1999
by Autumn Royal, Daniel Jenatsch and Harriet Gregory
leik i kno u don’t think they buzy …
by Holly Childs and Max Trevor Thomas Edmond
machine made out of words
by Pascalle Burton
Lives of the Poets
by Laurie Duggan
Goodbye, the Dream
by Robert Lumsden
Section 18
by Andrew Phillips
The Structure of Fiction
by Matthew Kirshman
What Not to Include
by Kathryn Hummel
bailiwick 4 & 5
by Matt Trease
January
by Stu Hatton
The Line
by Barry Schwabsky and Vincent Katz
Porch Light
by Ivy Ireland
Sonnet8 – “He sits awhile, then off he goes”
by Anne Gorrick and John Bloomberg-Rissman
Scarabs
by John Kinsella and Thurston Moore
All the Birds Between Us
by Chloë Callistemon and John Wainwright
la dominate
by Ariadne Radi Cor and S J Fowler
1000 proverbs
by Tom Jenks and S J Fowler
Oil
by William Letford and S J Fowler
40 Feet
by David Berridge and S J Fowler
Samurai
by Andrew Spragg and S J Fowler
Crossing in Real Time
by Rosalind McFarlane and Siobhan Hodge
Crossing the Real
by Rosalind McFarlane and Siobhan Hodge
 
 

CORDITE POETRY REVIEW
ISSUE 47.0: COLLABORATION

Released: 1 August 2014


ESSAYS

and
COLLABORATION Editorial

Friday, August 1st, 2014

‘What difference does it make who is speaking?’ From the beginning, ‘collaboration’ was raised as an interrogation, not an answer: What is poetic collaboration? And does collaboration (whatever it is) make a difference? The very word ‘collaboration’ is ambiguous—grounded in …

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REVIEWS

Martin Duwell Reviews Petra White

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Petra White’s A Hunger is a kind of Collected-Poems-so-far, containing her two previous books, The Incoming Tide and The Simplified World, and a new collection that provides the overall title. It is not a large body of work but it is an impressively consistent one and a third book is often a good place from which to get a grip on a poet’s overall orientations.

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INTERVIEWS

Paul Magee Interviews Forrest Gander

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Image from PEN America ‘Evening covers their shadows, your / eyes cut the evening.’ Forrest Gander was born in Barstow, California in 1956 and raised in Virginia. His books of poems include Core Samples from the World (2011), Eye against …

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SCHOLARLY


Black Stone Poetry: Vanuatu’s Grace Mera Molisa

Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Black stone is both a figurative and literal reference to the (vanua) of Vanuatu, specifically, its black solidified lava base. Like many Pacific Islands, Vanuatu is founded on dormant and live volcanoes that impact upon the daily reality of its inhabitants. This essay examines the poetry of Grace Mera Molisa and how black stone is deployed as a key metaphor in her work as both poet and politician. Like black stone, Molisa has been a foundational creative and critical force in the formation of Vanuatu as a postcolonial nation, one based on an indelible Ni-Vanuatu spirit.

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GUNCOTTON BLOG


The War Hero and His Poem

Monday, September 29th, 2014

Photo by Kent MacCarter On the weekend after Tony Abbott, the Australian Prime Minister, announced that the Australian Defence Force would be assisting the US forces in attacking ISIS, the war hero Ben Roberts-Smith was featured in the magazine section …

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