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  Poetry and fiction published as a single author
  Journal articles published in peer-assessed journals
  Publication in major poetry anthologies since 1993
  Documentary film collaboration and appearance
  CD recording of published work
  Selected publication of poetry in journals, periodicals and newspapers
  Book discussion notes for english literature studies
  Commissioned book reviews
  Adaptations of published works
POETRY AND FICTION PUBLISHED AS A SINGLE AUTHOR
The Australian Popular Songbook
The two books of the Lovemakers were published as one volume in October, 2008 by British publisher Shearsman
ISBN 9781905700967
The Australian Popular Songbook
Giramondo Publishing, 2008
ISBN/BCODE: 1920882413 9781920882419
Sarsaparilla Sarsaparilla A Calypso
Polar Bear Press, 2007
The Lovemakers Book Two The Lovemakers Book Two "Money and nothing"
Verse novel
Published: February 2004 by ABC Books for the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ISBN: 0 7333 1359 0 (bk.2)
The Lovemakers Book One The Lovemakers Book One "Saying all the great sexy things"
Verse novel
Published: February 2004 by ABC Books for the
Penguin Books Australia 2001
ISBN 0 14 024541 3
Kicking in Danger Kicking in Danger A Damien Chubb footy mystery
Prose novel
Black Pepper (Melb), 1997
IBSN 1 876044 20 9
Out Here Out Here
Verse novella
Newcastle upon Tyne : Bloodaxe Books 1987
[US, Chester Springs, PA : Dufour Editions]
ISBN: 0 906427 72 X
The Nightmarkets The Nightmarkets {extract}
Banjo Awards : 1987
ALS Gold Medal : 1987
Verse novel
Penguin Australia, Melbourne
Night Markets Book Signing
New Devil, New Parish New Devil, New Parish
Verse collection
University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, QLD 1976.
Public Relations Public Relations (1972)
Verse collection
Makar Press, Brisbane.

JOURNAL ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN PEER-ASSESSED JOURNALS
2002 ‘Spirit and Action’ in Homage to John Forbes
K. Bolton (ed.) Brandl & Schlesinger, Rose Bay, NSW, pp 141-53. Originally published in Meanjin Vol 61 No 3, 2001, pp 124-33
2000 ‘The Chart: a reply to Jamie Grant’ Southerly Vol 60 No 1, pp 150-55
2000 ‘Peter Porter, an appreciation’ Heat No 14 pp 229-32
1996 ‘Memoirs of the Ming Dynasty’ Meanjin Vol 55 No 3 pp 487-92
1989 'Though Not For Amateurs: thoughts on hubris or the lack of it’
Island No 40pp 87-90

PUBLICATION IN MAJOR POETRY ANTHOLOGIES SINCE 1993
2005 ‘The Ballade of Easy Listening’ in The Best Australian Poems 2005 Les Murray (ed). Black Inc., Melbourne, p 175
2004 ‘Ballade For Alan Gould’ in The Best Australian Poems 2004 Les Murray (ed). Black Inc., Melbourne, pp 193-95
2003 ‘Knox City: A Ballad’, ‘Down Under’, ‘Bound for South Australia’, ‘Bless This House’, ‘The Never Never’, ‘Ascot Vale 1953’, ‘Santamaria’s Major “Crime”…’, ‘Seventeen Illawarra Couplets’, &‘Hurstville’ in The Best Australian Poems 2003 Peter Craven (ed.), Black Inc., Melbourne, pp 215-25
2001 ‘Legend: Jack, the Barman talks to Kim. Saturday June 6 1970 1.15am’, ‘Carrie, Wal’ in A New Music John Leonard (ed.), Five Islands Press, Wollongong, pp 138-41
1999 ‘Stubbsy: a success’ in Landbridge Contemporary Australian Poetry John Kinsella (ed.), Fremantle Arts Centre Press, Fremantle, pp 308-14
1998 ‘Elise McTaggert’ and ‘Roger’ in Australian Verse; an Oxford anthology John Leonard (ed.) Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 60-62
1996 ‘Sue Dobson’ in The Oxford Book of Modern Australian Verse Peter Porter (ed.), Oxford University Press, Melbourne, pp 206-09
1994 ‘Saint Bartholomew Remembers Jesus Christ as an Athlete’ in The Oxford Book of Australian Religious Poetry Kevin Hart (ed.), Oxford University Press, Melbourne, p 224 1993 ‘Roger’ in The Oxford Book of Australian Love Poetry Jennifer Strauss (ed.) Oxford University Press, Melbourne, pp 229-30

DOCUMENTARY FILM COLLABORATION AND APPEARANCE
1999 Conversations With a Dead Poet (Dir. Geoff Burton) ABC-TV

CD RECORDING OF MY PUBLISHED WORK
2001 The Lovemakers, The Lovemaker Corporation, Wollongong. Original music composed and performed by Houston Dunleavy. Produced by John Hawke.

SELECTED PUBLICATION OF POETRY
IN JOURNALS, PERIODICALS AND NEWSPAPERS
Australia The Age, Heat, Meanjin, Scripsi
Britain Agenda, The London Magazine, Verse
Canada Descant, The Malahat Review
USA Moama

BOOK DISCUSSION NOTES FOR ENGLISH LITERATURE STUDIES
1993 'Rock Springs' by Richard Ford Council of Adult Education (CAE), Melbourne
1993 'The Quest For Grace' by Manning Clark CAE, Melbourne
1991 'George Johnston: A Biography' by Garry Kinnane CAE, Melbourne
1990 'The Puzzles of Childhood' by Manning Clark CAE, Melbourne
1989 'The Colour of Blood' by Brian Moore CAE, Melbourne

COMMISSIONED BOOK REVIEWS
OF NEW NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL TITLES
The Age, The Australian, Australian Book Review, The Courier-Mail, Eureka Street, The Herald-Sun, Heat, Meanjin, Overland, The Sunday Age, The Sunday Herald, The Sydney Morning Herald.

ADAPTATIONS OF PUBLISHED WORKS
1994 The Nightmarkets Monash Student Theatre/ Melbourne Fringe Festival; Director, J. Lawson
1987 Out Here ABC Radio National

RECENT REVIEWS
2008 Migrant verse-with the lot by Pi O The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 May 2008

RECENT READINGS
May 2008 Sydney Writers' Festival
October 2007 Viva La Gong Arts Festival with Michelle Cahill
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