Hear Peter Minter & Mark O’Flynn
‘Life’s undercoat close to the fabric’
Peter Minter delighted us with his reflections on Mark O’Flynn’s work in his latest collection and over the past 30 years.
Mark has been one of our most active and valued Australian authors now for decades
Mark’s work has always drawn on a deep connection with the social, an alert eye and ear for the vernacular, and his poetry is generous and compassionate while casting an exacting eye and razor-sharp wit over human foibles and indulgences. Mark’s poems reveal intensely lived and felt moments, whether extraordinary or completely everyday….
You can watch the launch or read Peter’s speech. And hear Mark O’Flynn read from his new collection.