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The impossible infinite: Les Murray, poetry, and the sacred
journal contributionposted on 2005-12-01, 00:00 authored by Lyn Mc CreddenLyn Mc Credden
In 1983, the provocative and idiosyncratic Australian poet Les Murray published a volume entitled The People's Otherworld. At the heart of that middle volume of Murray's work is a poem about grace entitled Equanimity. Here, McCredden examines how does the poetry of Murray seek to represent the sacred.