In The Best Australian Poems 2009, award-winning poet Robert Adamson puts together a selection of the most outstanding poems written by Australian authors over the past year. Alongside renowned names, the editor has solicited contributions from new and emerging poets and some of their work appears in print here for the first time. The result is a vibrant and fascinating edition of this much-loved anthology.
Contributors include: Alex Skovron, Les Murray, Clive James, Dorothy Porter, John Tranter, Lisa Gorton, Peter Porter, Thomas Shapcott, Judith Beveridge, Chris Wallace-Crabbe and many more. Please click here for full list.