Landfall 224: Home Building PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Landfall 224: Home   Building free pdf Home is a classic Landfall 'Open House' issue, where anything and everything goes. Submissions poured in on every topic conceivable, and the result is truly a feast of good writing and imagination. Courtney Sina Meredith, Emma Barnes, Kay McKenzie Cooke, Tony Beyer and C.K. Stead (among others) offer up new poems exploring topics as disparate as the body, the corner dairy, 'cloud' technology, silent film stars and more. All make for exhilarating reads. Be enchanted too by a wealth of short stories: Alex Wild Jespersen's deftly humorous tale of a media studies tutor's first experience with girl-on-girl boxing, Vivienne Plumb's 'The Cabin Trunk', David Herkt's story set in the rarefied world of the uber-wealthy at the height of the financial crisis and Laura Solomon's futuristic piece about a Kiwi cult that breeds 'shumans' (sheep/humans). Nicholas Reid, John Horrocks, Peter Simpson and others offer up considered reviews of recent New Zealand books and Martin Rumsby investigates moving image installations. As for art, there's Anita DeSoto's otherworldly paintings, while Darryn George's unique blend of geometric abstraction and kowhaiwhai are present in both the portfolio pages and under discussion by David Eggleton in The Landfall Review. Poetry: Ruth Arnison, Philip Armstrong, Emma Barnes, Miriam Barr, Tony Beyer, Liz Breslin, Diana Bridge, Zarah Butcher-McGunnigle, Medb Charleton, Natasha Dennerstein, Janis Freegard, Alastair Galbraith, Alison Glenny, Caoilinn Hughes, Sophia Johnson, Terry Locke, Kay McKenzie Cooke, Genevieve McClean, Robert McLean, Robynanne Milford, Maris O'Rourke, Alistair Paterson, Vaughan Rapatahana, Reihana Robinson, Anna Rugis, Elspeth Sandys, L.E. Scott, Courtney Sina Meredith, C.K. Stead, Orchid Tierney, Chris Tse, Roland Vogt, Tom Weston Fiction: Kate Dickie, David Herkt, Lawrence Patchett, Laura Solomon, Alex Wild Jespersen Essays: Jacob Edmond, Andrew Paul Wood Art: Anita DeSoto, Darryn George The Landfall Review: John Edgar, David Eggleton, Richard Reeve, Nicholas Reid, Martin Rumsby, Peter Simpson, Stephen Zepke Back page: Inge Doesburg

About David Eggleton

David Eggleton is a prolific poet, writer and critic. His many awards include six times Book Reviewer of the Year in the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, PEN Best First Book of Poetry in 1987 and the Robert Burns Fellowship.

Details Book

Author : David Eggleton
Publisher : Otago University Press
Data Published : 01 November 2012
ISBN : 1877578436
EAN : 9781877578434
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Landfall 224: Home Building

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Landfall 220: Open House free pdfLandfall 220: Open House

    Landfall open house makes for an exhilarating read. There's new voices. an eclectic range of poetry. a whole bunch of 'first-person' fictions. reviews of dozens of recent New Zealand books..

  • Landfall 211: Borderline free pdfLandfall 211: Borderline

    Savvy Auckland ethnoblogger. fiction-writer. poet. essayist and activist Tze Ming Mok edits Landfall 211. which rolls in the cultural muddle of present-day Aotearoa New Zealand..

  • Landfall 210 free pdfLandfall 210

    In Landfall 210. language humbly falls into line as just another job-lot of animal noises. Poets speak out of the mouths of beasts from Fiona Farrell's eel. through all the monkeys and borzoi and owls of Russia to an MP poet per Richard Reeve..

  • Landfall 209: 1984 free pdfLandfall 209: 1984

    In Landfall 209. New Zealand.s best writers trace .the shape of a year. . 1984. An antidote to big. bland generalisations about .the eighties.. the issue offers idiosyncratic snapshots..

  • Landfall 223: Fantastic! free pdfLandfall 223: Fantastic!

    From the gothic and the carnivalesque to the speculative and beyond. this issue of Landfall pushes the bounds of the real and delves into worlds just-sideways of ours..

  • Landfall 224: Home   Building free pdfLandfall 224: Home Building

    Free Book Site. Home is a classic Landfall 'Open House' issue, where anything and everything goes. Submissions poured in on every topic conceivable, and the result is truly a feast of good writing and