99 Ways Into New Zealand Poetry

Author: Paula Green & Harry Ricketts
Homepage 9781869791780

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  • : $25.00(NZD)
  • : 9781869791780
  • : Random House New Zealand
  • : Vintage New Zealand
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  • : September 2010
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  • : Paula Green & Harry Ricketts
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Barcode 9781869791780
9781869791780

Description

This book celebrates the richness and variety of New Zealand poetry by outlining many of the numerous ways to read - and write - poems. It offers 80 key poems that showcase different aspects of the genre, as well as commentary from 25 poets about what inspired them to write specific works. With insightful and wide-reaching chapters from Paula Green and Harry Ricketts on such elements as form, context, features, effects and identity, this is a lively and accessible introduction to New Zealand poetry.


Packed with images of poets and poetry collections, it is an invaluable book for any lover of New Zealand writing. First published July 2010. Paperback 624pp

Awards

Finalist in the 2011 New Zealand Post Book Awards - General Non-fiction category