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John Tranter

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John Tranter is an internationally renowned poet. His many volumes of poetry include Under Berlin (UQP 1988), which won the Grace Leven Prize, and At the Florida (UQP 1993). He edited the controversial anthology The New Australian Poetry, and co-edited The Penguin Book of Modern Australian Poetry with Philip Mead in 1993, now the standard text in its field. He is the author of twenty books and the founding editor of the free internet magazine Jacket.
ALL TITLES BY JOHN TRANTER
The Floor Of Heaven
The Floor Of Heave...
John Tranter


A biker's moll, a real-estate shark, a Vietnam veteran who can't forget, an Australian artist fighting drugs and despair in New York... In these four interlinked tales, these vividly drawn characters ...


Urban Myths - 210 Poems
Urban Myths - 210 ...
John Tranter


Urban Myths: 210 Poems brings together the new and uncollected poems from John Tranter, considered one of the most original poets of his generation in Australia.


The Best Australian Poetry 2007
The Best Australia...
John Tranter
Bronwyn Lea


The Best Australian Poetry 2007 celebrates the vibrancy and force of poetryin Australia now. Guest Editor John Tranter, one of Australia’s most important poets, brings his substantial reputation as an ...


Starlight: 150 Poems
Starlight: 150 Poe...
John Tranter


Radical revisions, mistranslations and multilingual dealings: in Starlight, John Tranter destroys and rebuilds works by poets including Baudelaire, Mallarmé, Ashbery and T.S. Eliot. The back story of ...


AWARDS

Winner: 2011 Age Poetry Book of the Year Award

Winner: 2011 Queensland Premier's Literary Award for Poetry Collection

Shortlisted: 2011 Colin Roderick Award