Kit Kelen

Christopher (Kit) Kelen is a well known Australian poet, scholar and visual artist, and Professor of English at the University of Macau, where he has taught Creative Writing and Literature for the last sixteen years. Volumes of his poetry have been published in Chinese, Portuguese, French, Italian, Swedish, Indonesian and Filipino languages. Japanese and Greek collections are currently in preparation. The most recent of Kelen’s dozen English language poetry books is Scavengers Season, published by Puncher and Wattmann in 2014.

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they line up neatly like a class best behaved no whispering today there’s a view of the sea earshot of the factory the road lies still the fjord is still are two stillnesses the same? * not every Hardanger gravestone …

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Day in the Mind of the Life in the Garden

four weeks since the night        fed ice      fed you cube by melting cube on a certain day of July in 2012    commenced sunshine day’s early on secret smoke     the Bosnian bedsocks toed out in sandals garbage out fire fixed lit compost gone recycling chimney …

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Christopher Kelen should send us a bio note.

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