aj carruthers is an Australian-born experimental poet/critic. He lectures in poetry and literature at the School of Languages & Literature, SUIBE, Shanghai. Works include AXIS Book 1: Areal (Sydney: Vagabond, 2014), an ongoing long poem,
and a book of criticism on American poetry: Stave Sightings: Notational Experiments in North American Long Poems, 1961-2011 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).
He's Poetry Reviews Editor of Southerly, Essays Editor at Rabbit Poetry Journal and Co-Editor (with Amelia Dale) of SOd Press: http://staleobjectsdepress.tumblr.com/.
Also see "online" works: URL---------- http://www.gauss-pdf.com/post/149421012676/gpdf221-aj-carruthers-opus-16-on-tehching
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Currently writing a book on avant-garde Australian poetry since the 1970s, its transnational influences and poetics.
Tweets "the weather" @: https://twitter.com/axispoet
Kate Middleton is the author of Fire Season (Giramondo, 2009), awarded the Western Australian Premier’s Award for Poetry in 2009. From September 2011-September 2012 she was the inaugural Sydney City Poet.