Reliquiae : Vol 8 No 2

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Reliquiae is a literary journal of poetry, prose and translations. It interleaves ecologically aware writing from the past and present, ranging from the ethnological to the philosophical, the lyrical to the visionary. It is published biannually in May and November.

Vol 8 No 2 features new work from the following:

Peter Mark Adams, Jean Atkin, Jakky Bankong-Obi, Dan Beachy-Quick, Priya Sarukkai Chabria, Brittany Coffman, John Paul Davies, Farideh Davoudi-Moqaddam (trans. by Patrick Sykes), Don Domanski, Marguerite Doyle, Stuart Farley, Whit Griffin, Amy Hale, Dominic Hand, Andy Hopkins, Helena Hunter, Tim Lilburn, Kiera Moore, Nezahualcóyotl (new English translation by Don Cellini), C.C. O'Hanlon, Emily Oldfield, Peter O'Leary, Angèle Paoli (trans. by Martyn Crucefix), Eleanor Rees, Larissa Reid, Autumn Richardson, Penelope Shuttle, Richard Skelton, Oliver Southall, Tom Stell, Lewis Todd, Harriet Truscott, Mark Valentine, Jane Wheeler.

And archive work from:

Arapaho Folklore, Mary Austin, Catawba Folklore, Celtic Folklore, Chukchee Folklore, Alice Corbin Henderson, Hupa Folklore, Amy Lowell, Iain Mac Nill (trans. James Carmichael Watson), H.W. Magoun, Nigerian Folklore, Mhàiri Nic an Tòisich (trans. James Carmichael Watson), Rosamund Marriott Watson, Winnebago Folklore.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 310 pages
  • 139.95 x 215.9 x 17.78mm | 394.63g
  • English
  • 1916095143
  • 9781916095144
  • 1,168,162

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'The work being done by Skelton and Richardson in projects such as Reliquiae is both ground-breaking and ground-preserving; in that rare feat of imagination, the future of a culture is mapped using ancient methods, connecting the natural heritage of the English landscape to a way of speaking and thinking that we are still to resolve. A Corbel Stone Press publication, for all its modesty, is an artefact of the greatest cultural significance, a time capsule travelling in both directions.' (Luke Allan)

'Reliquae is the genuine article, a colloquium for folklore and folkways, where the regional is inseparable from the international, where philology gives rise to poetry, and something magical happens on the printed page.' (Henry Wessells)

'Work that sings uniquely startling and surprising songs. It is by far the most innovative and ground-breaking work relating to any aspect of literary exploration and publication that I have come across in the last decade.' (Alyson Hallett)
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