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  • Author:agent Thomas Shapcott http://www.poetrylibrary.edu.au/poets/shapcott-thomas-w
Issue Details: First known date: 2006... 2006 The City of Empty Rooms
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Notes

  • Dedication: For Bob, Jack and Jim
  • Content indexing in process.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Cambridge, Cambridgeshire,
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Salt Publishing , 2006 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Totemsi"We don't choose our own totem", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 1-4)
Languagei"Language is alienation", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 7-9)
Cape Lilacsi"'Cape Lilac, we call these.' In South Perth", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 10)
Returning to Looei"My grandfather was born here in 1858", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 11-12)
At Byron Bay 2001i"Rough tides have left teethmarks", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 13)
Adelaide Stonei"It's what you notice. Walls like jigsaw puzzles", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 14)
Reclaimi"My first visit to Limerick was the return", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Looking for Ancestors in Limericki"Take a myth with you, they said.", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 17-18)
Physalisi"Cape gooseberries in Tesco supermarket, London", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 19)
Rain in the Courtyardi"In this Adelaide autumn, late and wet", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 20-22)
Storiesi"The ending is easy", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 23-25)
The Ballad of Razor Wirei"Once it was simply ore in the ground", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 29)
Three Grotesquesi"The Future", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 31)
To a Politiciani"When I first pulled a thread", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 36)
Seven Refugee Poems, Thomas Shapcott , sequence poetry (p. 36-42)
Illuminationi"Because I'm left-handed that's what I notice.", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 37)
Townscape With Refugeei"The young man stood near the bus shelter", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 38)
Metal Chairi"He was sitting alone on one of those metal chairs", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 39)
Terroristi"Glen was a teacher up at Woomera.", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 40)
Considerate Treatmenti"Stop right there. Who", Thomas Shapcott , single work poetry (p. 41)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Untitled Paul Sutton , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , 18 - 31 January no. 333 2008; (p. 30)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
Tom Shapcott : The City of Empty Rooms Martin Duwell , 2007 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Poetry Review , vol. 2 no. 2007;

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
Untitled Heather Taylor Johnson , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Wet Ink , Spring no. 8 2007; (p. 58)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
Poet Deploys Disjointed Rhythms and Harmonious Dissonances Justin Clemens , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 15-16 December 2007; (p. 16-17)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
'So You Make a Shadow' : Australian Poetry in Review 2006-2007 Lyn McCredden , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 81-98)

— Review of Vertigo (a Cantata) Jordie Albiston , 2007 selected work poetry ; All the Time in the World Dennis Haskell , 2006 selected work poetry ; The Escape Sonnets and Other Poetry Brian Edwards , 2006 selected work poetry ; Sometimes Gladness : Collected Poems, 1954 to 2005 Bruce Dawe , 2006 selected work poetry ; Ocean Island Julian Croft , 2006 selected work poetry ; I'm Not Racist, But... : A Collection of Social Observations Anita Heiss , 2007 selected work poetry ; Excess Baggage and Claim Terry Jaensch , Cyril Wong , 2007 selected work poetry ; The Passion Paintings : Poems 1983-2006 Aileen Kelly , 2006 selected work poetry ; Typewriter Music David Malouf , 2007 selected work poetry ; Fredy Neptune Les Murray , 1998 single work novel ; Lawrie and Shirley, The Final Cadenza : A Movie in Verse Geoff Page , 2006 single work novel ; A Difficult Faith : Poems Mark Reid , 2006 selected work poetry ; A Paddock in His Head Brendan Ryan , 2007 selected work poetry ; The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry ; Helen of Troy and Other Poems Dimitris Tsaloumas , 2007 selected work poetry ; The Incoming Tide Petra White , 2007 selected work poetry
Interim Report Ian Templeman , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 292 2007; (p. 56)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
Looking Back at Childhood with Unsentimental Eyes Geoff Page , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 25 August 2007; (p. 18)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
'So You Make a Shadow' : Australian Poetry in Review 2006-2007 Lyn McCredden , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 81-98)

— Review of Vertigo (a Cantata) Jordie Albiston , 2007 selected work poetry ; All the Time in the World Dennis Haskell , 2006 selected work poetry ; The Escape Sonnets and Other Poetry Brian Edwards , 2006 selected work poetry ; Sometimes Gladness : Collected Poems, 1954 to 2005 Bruce Dawe , 2006 selected work poetry ; Ocean Island Julian Croft , 2006 selected work poetry ; I'm Not Racist, But... : A Collection of Social Observations Anita Heiss , 2007 selected work poetry ; Excess Baggage and Claim Terry Jaensch , Cyril Wong , 2007 selected work poetry ; The Passion Paintings : Poems 1983-2006 Aileen Kelly , 2006 selected work poetry ; Typewriter Music David Malouf , 2007 selected work poetry ; Fredy Neptune Les Murray , 1998 single work novel ; Lawrie and Shirley, The Final Cadenza : A Movie in Verse Geoff Page , 2006 single work novel ; A Difficult Faith : Poems Mark Reid , 2006 selected work poetry ; A Paddock in His Head Brendan Ryan , 2007 selected work poetry ; The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry ; Helen of Troy and Other Poems Dimitris Tsaloumas , 2007 selected work poetry ; The Incoming Tide Petra White , 2007 selected work poetry
Poet Deploys Disjointed Rhythms and Harmonious Dissonances Justin Clemens , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 15-16 December 2007; (p. 16-17)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
Untitled Paul Sutton , 2008 single work review
— Appears in: The Adelaide Review , 18 - 31 January no. 333 2008; (p. 30)

— Review of The City of Empty Rooms Thomas Shapcott , 2006 selected work poetry
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