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Title: Seductive Amnesia. "Anything the Landlord Touches" by Emma Lew. [review]
Authors: Beveridge, Judith
Keywords: Australian
Book Reviews
Issue Date: Feb-2003
Publisher: Australian Book Review
Citation: Beveridge, Judith 2003. Seductive Amnesia. Review of "Anything the Landlord Touches" by Emma Lew. 'Australian Book Review', No 248, February, 44.
Series/Report no.: No 248
Abstract: Emma Lew's poetic covenant is with a poetics that has as its chief enterprise the music of diction, syntax and structure, a poetry whose message is often elusive, whose tones and pitches are constantly relocating and resettling in lines that resist explanation or sustained meaning. Her lines are always fleeing a centre, yet Beveridge found herself reading this book again and again, captivated by its beauty and music - not just captivated, but actively seduced - and this is a book whose prime intention is seduction.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2328/1377
ISSN: 0155-2864
Appears in Collections:No 248 - February 2003

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