The Possibility of Flight

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Interactive Publications, 2008 - Poetry - 64 pages
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Poetry. Winner of the 2008 Interactive Publications Picks Best Poetry Award, Poetry at the cutting edge of contemporary writing. The poems in Lia Hills's first collection journey from "artesian memories" of the Australian desert to the "shifting territory of the gods" in rural Pakistan, as they glide with a wing shift between love, language and faith.

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About the author (2008)

Lia Hills is a poet, novelist and translator living in Melbourne. Her work has been published, performed and translated both in Australia and overseas, and has won numerous awards. She is editor and co-initiator of the poetry section of Moving Galleries, a poetry/art project on trains in Melbourne. Her forthcoming publications include a crossover novel, The Beginner's Guide to Living (Text Publishing), and a translation of Marie Darrieussecq's acclaimed novel, Tom Est Mort, from French into English.

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