What the painter saw in our faces. Wollongong : Five Islands Press.
What the painter saw in our faces. What the painter saw in our faces, Peter Boyle Five Islands Press Wollongong 2001. Australian/Harvard Citation. What the painter saw in our faces, Peter Boyle.
Peter Boyle is a Sydney-based poet and translator of poetry. Premier’s Prize and the Judith Wright (ACT) Award, Museum of Space (2004) and What the painter saw in our faces (2001). He is the author of eight books of poetry, most recently Enfolded in the Wings of a Great Darkness. His book Ghostspeaking won the 2017 Kenneth Slessor Prize and was shortlisted for the Adelaide Festival Award for Poetry. Other poetry collections include Apocrypha (2009) which won the Queensland Premier’s Prize and the Judith Wright (ACT) Award, Museum of Space (2004) and What the painter saw in our faces (2001). As a translator of poetry from Spanish and French he has had seven books published.
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Peter Boyle (born 1951 in Melbourne, Australia), is an Australian poet and translator. Peter lived in Mosman, Sydney with his family, he is the second of 9 children. What the Painter Saw In Our Faces, Five Island Press, 2001. The Blue Cloud of Crying, 1997, Hale and Iremonger. 7 boys and 2 girls Boyle has also published translations of Federico García Lorca, Luis Cernuda, Eugenio Montejo, César Vallejo, Pierre Reverdy, and others. Ghostspeaking, Vagabond Press, 2016. Coming Home from the World, Five Islands Press, 1994. Published: ISBN: 864187165. Imago: To the memory of John Forbes, My intricate prison is also paradise. Island: I want to see the world beginning, The margins of the sky. I would also like to thank the Literature Fund of the Australia Council for a New Writing Grant in 1999 which helped give me the time to write many of these poems. Overland: Turtles and Paralysis.
What the Painter Saw in Our Faces appears to inherit something of this long and fruitful relationship. Not only does the title of the book identify the visual arts as an important context for the poems, the cover features a reproduction of the painting "Landscape with Orpheus and Eurydice," by seventeenth-century French artist Nicolas Poussin. More importantly, a great many of the poems in the book refer to painting or visual images in one way or another
Boyle’s first book of poetry, Coming Home From the World (1994), won the New South Wales Premier’s Award and the National Book Council Banjo Award.
Boyle’s first book of poetry, Coming Home From the World (1994), won the New South Wales Premier’s Award and the National Book Council Banjo Award. The Blue Cloud of Crying(1997) also won the Banjo Award and the Adelaide Festival Poetry Prize. Besides publishing his own work, Boyle has translated extensively from French and Spanish poets, notably Lorca, Vallejo, Eugenio Montejo and Pierre Reverdy. Coming Home From the World.
What the Painter Saw In Our Faces, Five Island Press, 2001. Philip Salom is a contemporary Australian poet and novelist whose poetry books have attracted widespread acclaim. He has published seventeen books - fourteen collections of poetry and three novels - notable for their originality and expansiveness and for surprising differences from title to title.
Peter Boyle (b. 1951) grew up in Melbourne and Sydney, graduating from Sydney University specialising in. . 1951) grew up in Melbourne and Sydney, graduating from Sydney University specialising in Philosophy and Literature. He began writing poetry at age 15 but it was not until 42 that his first collection of poetry Coming home from the world (1994) appeared, receiving the National Book Council Award and the New South Wales Premier's Award. The title poem of his third collection, What the painter saw in our faces (2001), juxtaposes a lush Poussin painting of Orpheus and Eurydice with scenes of a city - perhaps Belgrade or Baghdad- under relentless bombardment, interweaving the story of a failed love affair to raise questions of personal and collective responsibility. World Heritage Encyclopedia is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.