Tomorrow: Thursday 7th December 2006, Hobart, Hobart Bookshop, at 5.30pm.
(Famous Reporter 34 will also be launched on Sunday 17th December 2006, at Bangalow, via Byron Bay [Bangalow RSL, at 1.30 pm]
to be launched by Laura Jan Shore, with guests including Lyn Reeves, Graham Nunn, and Janice M. Bostok — readers including Bev Sweeney, Lel Sebastian, Max Ryan, Shana Michele, Laura Jan Shore, Quendryth Young, Janice Bostok and more — Performances by Matt Ottley and his flamenco band, Juego (Christo, Suzanna and Louisa, Timmivargas on percussion and Matt on Spanish guitar).
Famous Reporter 34 includes Pete Hay’s review of Jamie Kirkpatrick’s “The Ecologies of Paradise: Explaining the Garden Next Door”, as well as haiku, longer poems, launch speeches, essays, fiction,comment, memoir …
Blue Giraffe is solely poetry — no bios, articles, reviews: it is a poetry magazine — It is the only Tasmanian journal which is solely poetry: Blue Giraffe is Poetry!
And, Launch, Famous Reporter 35 — Hobart, June 2007, by Pete Hay.
Joint launch: Blue Giraffe (launched by Pete Hay) and Famous Reporter 34 (launched by Liz Winfield)