February 11, 2011
James Brown‘s ‘The Green Plastic Toy’, which appeared in his & Dora Malech’s DUETS chapbook, has been selected for Best New Zealand Poems 2010. DUETS is extremely happy for James and grateful to this year’s BNZP editor Chris Price.
‘The Green Plastic Toy’ is a funny, sad, and beautiful meditation on memory, desire, and language. Read it here:
June 16, 2010
We are proud to present the following three new chapbooks for 2010:
Emily Toder‘s I Hear a Boat and Joan Fleming‘s Two Dreams in which Things Are Taken
Dora Malech‘s Pocket Money and James Brown‘s Against Gravity
Sam Sampson‘s Broken Architecture and Andrew Grace‘s Salt Away
Each cover is designed by Wellington printmaker and collagist Tom Henry. More of Tom’s work is featured at his website. To take a look at Tom’s covers, and to find out more about each chapbook and its authors, scroll down.