Between the Leaves
Episode seven: Violence
“Children taken and land weeping and lonely.”
Hosts Ellen and Hermina share a selection of poems exploring racial, gendered and political violence.
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Ellen van Neerven
Poems (in order of appearance)
Akhmatova, Anna. “Prologue”. Selected Poems, Penguin, 1985.
Choi, Franny. “TO THE MAN WHO SHOUTED “I LIKE PORK FRIED RICE” AT ME ON THE STREET”. Floating, Brilliant, Gone, Write Bloody Publishing, 2014.
Burns, Hermina. “The Stick”. Crossing a Line, Bristlebird Press, 2020.
Kefala, Antigone. “The Actual places”. Absence, 2010.
Fullerton, Mary. “Puppets”. Penguin Book of Australian Women Poets by Llewellyn Kate, Llewellyn Kate and Susan Hampton, 1986.
van Neerven, Ellen. “Women are still not being heard”. Throat University of Queensland Press, 2020.
Hosts Ellen van Neerven, Hermina Burns
Music (Intro) Loop Lady – 2. In the Middle by Sally Whitwell; (outro) Black Smoke by Emily Wurramara
Co-producers Mary Crooks AO, Maria Chetcuti, Ally Oliver-Perham
Sound engineer Nicholas Pollock
Recording Squeak E. Clean Studios, the Voice Plant
Graphic design Aimee Carruthers