Jennifer Harrison

Jennifer Harrison

Jennifer Harrison has published eight poetry collections, most recently Air Variations (University of Canberra, 2017) and Anywhy (Black Pepper, 2018). She manages The Dax Poetry Collection, housed at The Dax Centre at the University of Melbourne. She was awarded the 2012 Christopher Brennan Award for sustained contribution to Australian poetry.


Eating fire

Poetryit’s quite okay to eat fire there are rules     a trick to it so long as you don’t inhale or swallow you can ingest all kinds of flammables: billboards     hessian sacks dressmaker patterns old birthday cards     love letters address books and showbags...

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