11th December – 7pm to 9pm – Double Book Launch
Owen Bullock’s Work and Play + Metamorphic (International Poetry Anthology)
Free entry – no open mic
Smith’s Alternative, Alinga St, Canberra City.
Brought to you by Canberra’s own sub-atomic poetry publisher, Recent Work Press.
Owen Bullock launches his latest poetry collection Work and Play – a collection of longer poems.
Owen Bullock’s most recent publications are Semi (Puncher & Wattmann, 2017) and River’s Edge (Recent Work Press, 2016). He has edited a number of journals and anthologies, including Poetry New Zealand, and is an acclaimed author and editor of haiku. He recently completed a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Canberra, where he teaches. He also juggles and plays the tin whistle.
Metamorphic is a new international anthology of poetry responding to Ovid’s ‘Metamorphoses,’ in celebration of the 2000th anniversary of the poem. Several Canberra poets and some special interstate guests will read their poems from the anthology. More information: https://recentworkpress.com/product/metamorphic/ Edited by Nessa O’Mahony and Paul Munden.