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Photographs

Author: Albert Wendt
Publisher: Auckland [N.Z.] : Auckland University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Albert Wendt's new poems, his first collection for over a decade, snapshots of the close and familiar contrast with strange and mythical sequences from a vast Pacific epic in progress and a vivid impressionistic montage of global travel in the late twentieth century. The rich diversity and range of Photographs is astonishing, as this complex writer moves with ease and fluency from ancient Polynesia to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Wendt
ISBN: 1869401220 9781869401221
OCLC Number: 33880142
Notes: Poems, some previously published.
Description: 89 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Maungawhau --
from The adventures of Vela --
Nightflight --
Photographs.
Responsibility: Albert Wendt.

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Albert Wendt moves from ancient Polynesia to contemporary China to family gatherings in an Auckland garden. These poems celebrate grandchildren, family, ancestors and a heritage that stretches back  Read more...

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