Here’s the low-down from papertiger’s latest “TIGERTALK” e-bulletin:
This financial support from Arts Queensland will assist papertiger media to publish three new poetry collections under the soi 3 modern poets imprint.
These titles will include David Prater’s first poetry collection, We Will Disappear; Margie Cronin’s twin-volume, Our Life Is A Box / Prayers Without A God; and Barry Hill’s Necessity.
With this second wave of soi 3 titles due for release in April-May 2007, you can expect more details – including interviews with the authors, and opportunities to pre-order the books – over the next few months in TIGER TALK. Keep your eyes peeled.
I’m really pleased to have this opportunity to put my best poems together in one volume, and I’m also flattered that Paul Hardacre, managing editor of papertiger media, has faith in the collection. As mentioned above, the first three books from soi3 are absolutely beautiful in terms of production, appearance and content.
It’s also a great honour to be published alongside Margie and Barry, in whose company I’m sure I feel slightly dazed, if not confused. Look out for more details of the book, including launches, cover images and testimonials, in the near future.