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Italy rooftop overlooking the Aspromonte Mountains Agnana

Words of Italy

Belonging, Family & Food

Join Rose van Son and Josephine Clarke as they share poems from their collections Cloak of Letters and Recipe for Risotto.
Enjoy lunchtime poetry centered around the delights of Italy, stories of departures and arrivals, love and loss, beginnings and new generations.

About the Poets

Rose van Son has been published in Australia and overseas in Cordite, Westerly, Glasgow Review of Books, the Australian Poetry Journal and many other publications. Cloak of Letters is her fourth publication and was released by Sunline Press in 2020.

Josephine Clarke is the daughter of Italian migrants who farmed in the South West of WA. She now lives in Fremantle and has had her poetry published in Southerly, Westerly, Cordite and the Australian Book Review.
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    Thursday 12 August 2021, 12pm to 1pm

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    573 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000

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