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Poems of Lauris Edmond

Lauris Edmond

Poems of Lauris Edmond

by Lauris Edmond

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Published by Auckland University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Works by individual poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Poetry / General,
  • General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12067400M
    ISBN 101869402340
    ISBN 109781869402341
    OCLC/WorldCa47635183

    Lauris Edmond, born at Dannevirke in , was a latecomer to literary fame, publishing her first book when she was Ten more collections of poetry followed, plus an autobiography in three volumes: Hot October, Bonfires in the Rain and The Quick World (brought together in An Autobiography). She also published a novel and wrote radio and stage drama.A former speech therapist. In 1 library. Lauris Edmond reads poems about her native land and talks about what it is like to be a woman writer in New Zealand. 1 sound disk (69 min.): digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 accompanying booklet [12 p.] Edmond, Lauris, Poetry, New Zealand. Women poets, New Zealand.

    A Birthday Celebration: Dunedin poet honoured in biennial poetry award Dunedin poet Emma Neale is the recipient of the Lauris Edmond Memorial Award for Poetry, a prize given biennially in. Lauris Edmond Memorial Award for Poetry Announced. See more of City of Literature Dunedin, New Zealand on Facebook.

      Lauris Edmond () grew up in Greenmeadows and spent the first part of her adult life in rural communities. Her husband was a teacher in country high schools and during the 's and 's she brought up their six children. In she began to Author: Dr Jack Ross. It has always been true that in dealing with the dilemmas of ordinary life - the inescapable moral, personal, spiritual, even practical decisions that are constantly to be made - people turn to poetry They look for refreshment, for illumination, insight, pleasure,relief. Thus Lauris Edmond stated her views on the role of poetry when she began work on this anthology in


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Lauris Dorothy Edmond has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. Lauris Dorothy Edmond’s most popular book is Essential New Zealand poems. Poet and novelist Lauris Edmond was born in in New Zealand. She is the author of more than ten collections of poetry, three volumes of her autobiography, a novel, and a play.

She has also collaborated on the story for an opera and edited several books. She won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize for Selected Poems (). Trained as a teacher, Lauris Edmond raised a family before publishing the poetry she had privately written throughout her life. Following her first book, 'In Middle Air,' written inshe published many volumes of poetry, a novel, an autobiography (Hot October, ) and several plays.

Her Selected Poems () won the Commonwealth Poetry /5(7). Lauris Dorothy Edmond poems, quotations and biography on Lauris Dorothy Edmond poet page.

Read all poems of Lauris Dorothy Edmond and infos about Lauris Dorothy Edmond. Established inthe Award is named after New Zealand writer Lauris Edmond who published many volumes of poetry, a novel, a number of plays and an autobiography. Her Selected Poems () won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize.

The award was announced on 2 April the date of Lauris Edmond’s birthday. Late Song: Poems by Lauris Edmond Paperback – J by Lauris Edmond (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ 3 Author: Lauris Edmond.

The Lauris Edmond Memorial Award was established in her name. Her daughter, Frances Edmond, and poet Sue Fitchett published Night Burns with a White Fire: The Essential Lauris Edmond (Steele Roberts), a selection of her poems, in Today Emma Neale was announced as the winner of the Lauris Edmond Memorial Award for Poetry.

The New Zealand poet Lauris Edmond, who has died a began writing seriously just 25 years ago. She subsequently published 11 collections of verse, a novel, three volumes of. New Zealand Love Poems: An Oxford Anthology (), edited by Lauris Edmond, was published after her death.

Late Song (), also published posthumously, was shortlisted in the Montana New Zealand Book Awards. Lauris Edmond's death on the 28th of January,was a huge loss to New Zealand literature. MEDIA LINKS AND CLIPS.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Essential New Zealand Poems by Bill Sewell and Lauris Dorothy Edmond (, UK-Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Lauris Edmond () was awarded the PEN (Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists) Best First Book Award for In Middle Air.

Sixteen volumes of poetry followed, ending with the posthumous collections Late Songs and Carnival of the Animals.5/5(1). In Position poem by Lauris Dorothy Edmond.

I want to tell you about time how strangelyit behaves when you havent got much of it leftafter 60 say or 70 when youd think it would. Page5/5. New Zealand poet Lauris Dorothy Edmond was born at Dannevirke in In her autobiography she spoke of having lived "two lives".

Recollections of growing up in an unconventional home, war-time experiences, becoming a mother to six children, working as a school teacher and speech therapist, are followed by a description of her "second life" - as a poet of international renown.

Established inthe Award is named after New Zealand writer Lauris Edmond who published many volumes of poetry, a novel, a number of plays and an autobiography. Her Selected Poems () won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize.

The award was. A memoir by Dame Fiona Kidman on the occasion of a new, posthumous book of poems by her "beautiful friend", Lauris Edmond. The other day I was talking to a friend at a book launch, and somehow we. This work presents a collection of poems by Lauris Edmond.

The poems deal with daily experience and personal relationships and on the ways in which individual lives are shaped by family connections and by large natural and social forces.

The collection focuses particularly on : Lauris Dorothy Edmond. Lauris Dorothy Edmond was a New Zealand poet, educator and editor. She published eleven collections of verse, a novel, three volumes of autobiography and radio and stage drama. In addition, Lauris served as a teacher and lecturer for several years.

Lauris Dorothy Edmond, OBE (2 April - 28 January ), was a New Zealand poet and prose writer. Born in Dannevirke, Hawke's Bay, Edmond survived the.

Get this from a library. Essential New Zealand poems. [Lauris Edmond; Bill Sewell;] -- This volume brings together over accessible New Zealand poems from a generous range of poets. The contributors include Hone Tunawhare, Elizabeth Smither, Chris Orsman and Emman Neale. The book. Available in the National Library of Australia collection.

Author: Edmond, Lauris, ; Format: Book; 46 p. ; 22 cm. 'Lauris Edmond is now an internationally known recorder of New Zealand experience.

This penetrating narrative, with its grace, clarity, sensitivity and stark honesty, is the equal of her finest poems. We are immeasurably in her debt.' New Zealand Books.More Poetry from Lauris Dorothy Edmond: Lauris Dorothy Edmond Poems based on Topics: Faces, Time, Love, Water, Nostalgia, Compassion, Youth.

At the Police Station (Lauris Dorothy Edmond Poems) In Position (Lauris Dorothy Edmond Poems) Late Song (Lauris Dorothy Edmond Poems) Browse All: Lauris Dorothy Edmond Poems Readers Who Like This Poem Also. Poet Lauris Edmond began publishing in the s. Sharing a delicate insight with unsparing honesty, these poems have enriched New Zealand literature and reached out to many different people throughout the world Poems: A Celebration is Author: Lauris Edmond.