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Invisible Spears: the poetry of Ellen van Neerven

May 7th, 2016

Episode 1032 of 1214 episodes

For the award-winning writer Ellen van Neerven, poetry is soul food. In her debut collection Comfort Food, Ellen's poetry ranges effortlessly over love, desire and spiritual hunger. An uncompromisingly honest poem - about casual racism and intimate partner violence - has just won her the Nakata Brophy Prize.

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