A Poetry Archive recording by

Allen Curnow

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

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    "Do Not Touch the Exhibits"

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    "Survivors"

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    "A Raised Voice"

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    "Narita"

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    "Blind Man's Holiday"

  • 9 -
    "Gare SNCF Garavan"

  • 10 -
    "Things to Do with Moonlight"

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    "You Will Know When You Get There"

  • 12 -
    "A Passion for Travel"

  • 13 -
    "Ten Steps to the Sea"

  • 14 -
    "The Bells of Saint Babel's"

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    "The Pocket Compass"

  • 16 -
    "For Peter Porter at Seventy"

  • 17 -
    "Fantasia and fugue for Pan-pipe"


Select bibliography

  • Jack Without Magic, Christchurch, Caxton Press, 1946 - out of print
  • A Small Room with Large Windows: selected poems, London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1962 - out of print
  • Collected Poems 1933-1973, Wellington, A. H. and A. W. Reed, 1974 - out of print
  • An Incorrigible Music, Auckland, Auckland University Press, 1979
  • You Will Know When You Get There, Auckland University Press, 1982
  • The Loop in Lone Kauri road: Poems 1983-1985, Auckland University Press, 1986
  • Continuum: new and later poems 1972-1988, Auckland University Press, 1988
  • Selected Poems 1940-1989, London, Penguin, 1990
  • Early Days Yet: New and collected poems 1941-1995, Mancester, Carcanet, 1997
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  • Penguin Modern Poets (with Samuel Menashe and Donald Davie), Penguin, 1996 - out of print
  • The Bells of St Babel's: poems 1997-2001, Carcanet, 2001, and Auckland University Press, 2001
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  • Allen Curnow Reading from his poems, The Poetry Archive, 2005
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