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Poetry Launch: Green Dance: Tamborine Mountain Poems
August 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for refreshments at the launch of the first publication from the Calanthe Press
Green Dance: Tamborine Mountain Poems
by Jena Woodhouse,
at 2:00 pm on Sunday 19 August.
To be launched by Simon Farley, Librarian at the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland
Followed by poetry readings and book signing.
Jena Woodhouse is the author/translator/compiler of seven published books in various genres. Her poems have twice been shortlisted for the Montreal International Poetry Prize. Her passions include the natural world (particularly birds) the arts, travel and archaeology.
Calanthe Press is an initiative of the Calanthe Collective, a not-for-profit association, which hosts poetry events on Tamborine Mountain. The Collective is inspired by the lives and work of poet and activist Judith Wright and philosopher and writer Jack McKinney; the house Calanthe (named for the ‘Christmas orchid’, Calanthe triplicata) was their home on Tamborine Mountain for many years.