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Poetry books aren’t always just paper and text. Poet and lecturer Amelia Dale joins us to explore the expansive nature of poetry as object, push the boundaries of the expectations of form and ponder the ways in which we can amplify and make strange of our reading and writing praxis.
This special event is part of Toolkits: Poetry, (facilitated by Melody Paloma), Express Media's online skills development program, presented in partnership with Australian Poetry with the support of the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund. Ask Amelia your burning questions on social media with #EMToolkits, and watch in real time here. Toolkits: Live let's you develop your writin…