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Poetries of Attention: Reading with Earth and Anne Elvey

Join us for a weekend of ecopoetica in Bathurst with one of Australia’s gifts to poetry, Anne Elvey.

The weekend includes accommodation in the heritage villa, Logan Brae, inspired organic paddock-to-plate meals from the Rahamim gardens by Leah Moulden, and local wines of the Bathurst region.


Anne's Bio

Anne Elvey is a researcher, writer and editor with experience in biblical studies, ecological theology, ecological criticism and ecological poetics. She is editor of Colloquium: The Australian and New Zealand Theological Review and managing editor of Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics. Her poetry publications include: Kin (Five Islands Press, 2014) which was shortlisted for the Kenneth Slessor Poetry Prize 2015; and four poetry chapbooks, most recently This flesh that you know (Leaf Press, 2015). Her academic publications include: The Matter of the Text: Material Engagements between Luke and the Five Senses (Sheffield Phoenix, 2011), Reinterpreting the Eucharist: Explorations in Feminist Theology and Ethics (co-edited with Carol Hogan, Kim Power and Claire Renkin, Equinox, 2013), and Climate Change—Cultural Change: Religious Responses and Responsibilities (co-edited with David Gormley-O’Brien, Mosaic, 2013). http://anneelvey.wordpress.com

Earlier Event: August 26
Green Drinks with Cilla Kinross
Later Event: September 10
Heritage Tour of Logan Brae House