Author(s): Vincent O'Sullivan
Hot on the heels of Being Here, O'Sullivan's capacious selected poems, which many chose as one of the poetry highlights of the year, comes a collection of 75 new poems. They show a mature poet, full of experience, still with the capacity to dazzle.
Vincent O Sullivan was born in Auckland, NZ in 1937 and is one of New Zealand s leading writers. He graduated from the universities of Auckland and Oxford and has lectured in the English departments of Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Waikato. He is the author of two novels "Let the River Stand," which won the 1994 Montana NZ Book Awards, and "Believers to the Bright Coast," which was shortlisted for the 2001 Tasmania Pacific Region Prize and many plays and collections of short stories and poems."