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For over half a century the poetry of judith wright provided australians with words to explore the spiritual dimension of their land, its people and history. In the relatively brief history of written australian poetry, nature has emerged as a quintessential theme as a space and a physical expression of the natural world, nature is expressed through many styles even in urban poetry, nature is often held in the frame of a window, in memory, or as scarred residues in developed spaces contemporary. Introduction in poetry: nature of poetry, tools, history, terms (periods, styles and movements, technical means, tropes, measures of verse, verse forms, national poetry, etc.Download