Swallow

In Swallow, words move through space like actors crossing a bare stage. Claire Potter’s debut collection of poetry offers a dramatic synergy between observation and feeling, set within the haunting shadows of the swallow’s migratory absence/presence.

Author bio

Claire Potter

Prizes

Shortlisted for the Kenneth Slessor Poetry Award (NSW Premier’s Literary Awards)
Shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards

Reviews

Phillip Ellis reviews Swallow by Claire Potter – Mascara Literary Review, 2011

Sandra Burr reviews Swallow – TEXT: Vol 15, No 1, April 2011

Ali Alizadeh Reviews Maria Takolander and Claire Potter – Cordite Poetry Review: 30 May 2011