Guy Rundle September 11, 2009 9 Comments
A nautical but nice poem by Crikey laureate Guy Rundle.
Crikey August 28, 2009
Kristen Hoggatt, The Smart Set's poet advice columnist, is asked by a dying woman for some poetic consolation. The response is surprising.
Crikey August 26, 2009
More than 800 knitters are currently knitting and crocheting 12 inch individual letters to create the world's first giant knitted poem. The selected poem is a secret, part of the centenary celebrations for the Poetry Society.
Guy Rundle August 5, 2009 23 Comments
Australian Literary Review have published another whopper Clive James poem. His poetry is "self-parodic" and "depressingly bad" , sighs Guy Rundle.
Crikey July 29, 2009
"Master thespian" William Shatner reads Sarah Palin's resignation speech as it was truly intended to be performed: as a beat poem.
Crikey June 24, 2009
Mickey, Mickey, no. Your lunacy can charm, yes. But you need a shirt. The Go Fug Girls counsel the sartorially unhinged actor.
Crikey June 15, 2009
Last week, Israeli newspaper Hareetz gave their journos the day off, and let some of the country's most prominent writers and poets cover the news for an entire day. Here is the whole day's edition.
Crikey June 12, 2009
Haaretz has experimented with article writing, sending out poets to cover Israel's news. For Book Week, all the reporters’ notebooks were handed over to poets and novelists, except for the sports section.