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Peter Didsbury has described himself as ‘someone who’s constitutionally fascinated by myth and the weight of the past’ and indeed his poems seem to conjure a particular, possibly bygone England peopled with men working the land, butchers, fishermen, kings and…

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Charles Brasch

B. 1909 D. 1973

2 poems available

Charles Brasch belonged to a generation of New Zealand poets who, rising to prominence in the 1940s, expressed anxieties that, while personal and pākehā (non-Maori), seemed endemic to both the nation and the century. They saw themselves as forging, through…

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Monologue in the Valley of the Kings - Anthony Thwaite
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Sigma - Anthony Thwaite
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The Digging - Christopher Middleton
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