Loanwords by John Mateer
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Loanwords by John Mateer

Book Awards

  • Shortlisted for Western Australian Premier's Book Awards: Poetry 2003.

Book Description

'fierce, uncompromising ...a powerful talent hammering away' Weekend Australia 'Mateer, as a true poet, finds inspiration all around.' Australian Book Review Loanwords is a collection of innovative poems in which the politics and cultural issues of Africa, Australia and Indonesia are explored - particularly the themes of violence, love, justice and the effects of landscape and place on the human psyche.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781863683593
ISBN-10: 1863683593
Format: Paperback
(206mm x 146mm x 6mm)
Pages: 96
Imprint: Fremantle Arts Centre Press
Publisher: Fremantle Press
Publish Date: 4-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: Australia

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