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Dominic Symes

Dominic Symes

About Dominic Symes

Dominic Symes is a poet from Adelaide. His poetry has been published in Voiceworks, Award Winning Australian Writing, Coldnoon, Broadsheet and is featured in the 2017 Australian Book Review 'States of Poetry' series. His criticism has appeared in Cordite. He is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Adelaide.

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http://www.domsymes.com/

Review Short: Eddie Paterson’s redactor

As a physical object with an online extraction, Eddie Paterson’s new book of poems, redactor, presents the performance of mark-making in an ever expanding digital sphere. The juxtaposition between the white of the page and the black of the ink has long provided a site for textual collision, one that was used to great effect by the concrete poets and the French Symbolists.

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Ekphrasis as ‘Event’: Poets Paint Words and the ‘Performance’ of Ekphrasis in Australia

To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Newcastle Region Art Gallery (NRAG) in 2007, Lisa Slade and Peter Minter co-curated the exhibition Poets Paint Words. The two curators commissioned some of Australia’s best poets to write poems in response to …

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