Crimson Crop is Peter Rose’s fifth poetry collection and his first since 2005. This volume has at its core a series of elegies, several about his late father Bob Rose (a respected Australian Rules footballer and coach), thus continuing the themes of his bestselling memoir Rose Boys (2001). The volume also contains new Catullan poems, imitations of Catullus that Rose has been writing and publishing since the 1980s. Crimson Crop is elegant, poignant and, at times, wickedly droll.
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Mateship with Birds
The Chemistry of Tears
Questions of Travel
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The Australian Moment: How We Were Made for These Times
Sex, Genes and Rock ‘n’ Roll: How Evolution Has Shaped the Modern World
The Biggest Estate on Earth: How Aborigines Made Australia
Kumiko and the Shadow Catchers
The Ink Bridge