Nicholas Hasluck’s keynote speech at the recent Perth Poetry Festival; click here
Claire Nichols interviews Jennifer Kornberger, Zan Ross and Allan Boyd. click here
Congratulations to Carolyn Carvalho for her winnng entry Sunset Falling in the 2015 Song Lyric Contest. Commended Awards were awarded to Peter Rondel for A Digger’s Lament and Danny Gunzburg for Never in Control.
To view the lyrics click here
For the 2015 Creatrix Poetry and Haiku Prize winners click here
A four-day celebration of spoken word centred on the Northbridge Piazza Community Centre and other local venues featuring poetry readings, workshops, discussion sessions, poetry slam, etc., with guest poets: Angelina Bong (Malaysia), Mark Reid (NSW), Pierre Van Osselaer (Vic) and WA poets Peter Jeffrey, Laura Stocker, Rose van Son, Chuckie and Alexis Lateef.
To download a one page program outline click here
For Guest Festival Poets biographies click here
The Song Lyric Contest is closed for judging.
Results will be announced at the 2015 Perth Poetry Festival Launch
Announcing with pleasure Regime 05, The Poetry Issue, which has been edited by renowned poet and Regime Contributing Editor Andrew Burke.
Regime is proud to present a collection of the best contemporary poetry and poets currently at work in the world. In this latest issue of Regime, you will find new work from Andrew Taylor, Andy Jackson, Annamaria Weldon, Jill Jones, Judith Rodriguez, Geoff Page, Amanda Joy and Andrew Lansdown.
Regime 05, the Poetry Issue, boasts 111 poems from the best poets writing today. At $25 a copy (including shipping within Australia), the value is outstanding.
Shipping Date: 27 March 2015 to order your copy visit; http://www.regimebooks.com.au/regime-05-magazine-of-new-writing/
Woman Scream returns to Perth Poetry Club on March 7, 2015. See the press release for full details.
The Poetry d’Amour 2015 program was officially launched
with the announcement of the prize and award recipients
of the 2015 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest
at Mattie Furphy House on Tuesday 25th November.
For winners of the 2015 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest click here
To buy copies of the Poetry d’Amour 2015 Anthology click here
For the Poetry d’Amour 2015 Program and ticketing information click here
For Poetry d’Amour 2015 Workshops click here and scroll down
For Biographies of the guest performers click here
City of Mandurah Libraries and Green House Realty Mandurah Poetry d’Amour Contest. For more information click here. To download an entry form, click on the following link: Poetry d’Amour Mandurah 2015 Poetry Competition Entry Form
Poetry d’Amour is sponsored and supported by:
Presentation of prizes and awards for the 2015 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest by judge and anthology selector, Nandi Chinna, with readings from prize winners and announcement of the 2015 Poetry d’Amour program.
Copies of the 2015 Poetry d’Amour Anthology will be available for sale at the reduced price of $15 for 2015 Poetry d’Amour Love Poetry Contest entrants, normal price: $20.
Also available, early-bird ticket sales for:
Poetry d’Amour 2015 in Perth and Mandurah on 14th February 2015
Workshops and Discussions with guest poets 14th & 15th February 2015 in Mandurah and Perth.
Visa and Mastercard accepted
A cordial invitation is exteneded to all interested persons to attend the launch of Primo Lux 2014 featuring the best of WA’s secondary school poets. The launch will be at Clancy’s Fish Bar, Cantonment St. Fremantle on October 20th commencing at 6.30pm.