From Page to Stage – Under Sedation at The Street Theatre
Event / Interview / Poetry

From Page to Stage – Under Sedation at The Street Theatre

Under Sedation: Canberra verse remixed takes on a curated collection of compositions from the 1940s to the present day, weaving together the old, the new, sung, spoken, published, drafted, applauded, unknown, the earnest, irreverent—and turns them into a new theatre work. The Street talked to Adele Chynoweth, almost a year after interviewing her about her commission and … Continue reading

The Music in the Line: an interview with poet Adrienne Eberhard
Interview / Josh Inman / Poetry

The Music in the Line: an interview with poet Adrienne Eberhard

– by J.C. Inman I recently had the chance to catch up with one of Australia’s fantastic writers, Adrienne Eberhard, a poet, short story author and teacher, whose works thrum with an inner music. Adrienne will be hosting a poetry workshop at the ACT Writers Centre on 9 December from 6pm-9pm.  JC Inman:  Musicality and … Continue reading

The Edited Becomes the Editor: On moving to the dark side of the desk
Anthology / editing / P.S. Cottier / Poetry / Publishing / Rejection

The Edited Becomes the Editor: On moving to the dark side of the desk

 – by P.S. Cottier As a working poet (that is, a poet who writes, is published, and even receives the occasional $50 on what I call ‘champagne days’) I have always regarded editors with suspicion.  The tired old image of the Gatekeeper in his medieval armour, asking impossible riddles of those seeking entry into the … Continue reading