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James K. Baxter Complete Prose Volume 4




JCL Journal of Commonwealth Literature
JNZL Journal of New Zealand Literature
NZL New Zealand Listener
NZMR New Zealand Monthly Review
NZPY New Zealand Poetry Yearbook
WLWE World Literature Written in English

Some Published Writing about Baxter

Adcock, Fleur. Rev. of The Labyrinth, by James K. Baxter. JCL XII.I (Aug. 1977): 77

Adcock, Fleur. ‘Wielding the Jawbone of an Ass’. New Zealand Books 4.2 (Aug. 1994): 1, 11-12

Alcock, Peter. ‘James K. Baxter and the Terror of History: The De-colonization of a New Zealander’. Awakened Conscience: Studies in Commonwealth Literature. Ed. C.D. Narasimhaiah. New Delhi: Sterling Publications, 1978

Allan, Vonney. ‘Hemi’. Journal of New Zealand Literature 13 (1995): 287-290

Anon. ‘Life, Death and Baxter’. Canta XXVI.7 (16 June 1955): 3

Baxter, Archibald. We Will Not Cease. Whatamongo Bay: Cape Catley, 1980

Baxter, Millicent. The Memoirs of Millicent Baxter. Whatamongo Bay: Cape Catley, 1981

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Beaglehole, J.C. ‘Lots of Poetry’. Rev. of Beyond the Palisade, by James K. Baxter. NZL 333 (8 June 1945): 13

Beard, Tom. ‘More Than the Myth He Became?’ New Zealand Books 4.2. (Aug. 1994): 9-10

Bertram, James. ‘The Poet as Critic’. Rev. of The Fire and the Anvil, by James K. Baxter. NZL 866 (9 Mar. 1956): 12

Bertram, James. ‘Poet of Extremes’. NZL 1724 (20 Nov. 1972): 12-13

Bertram, James. ‘Vintage Baxter’. Rev. of Runes, by James K. Baxter. NZL 1762 (20 Aug. 1973): 50

Bollinger, Conrad. ‘A Poet Passes’. NZMR 13.140 (Dec. 1972): 7

Brasch, Charles. ‘Phrases and Poems’. Rev. of Pig Island Letters, by James K. Baxter. NZMR 74 (Dec. 1966): 22-23

Brooke, Sebastian. ‘One Baxter: A Study of James K. Baxter’s Ballads’. JNZL 13 (1995): 103-108

Broughton, W.S. ‘A Discursive Essay about Jerusalem’. WLWE 14 (Apr. 1975): 69-90

Broughton, W.S. ‘Vonney Allan’s Account of James Baxter’s Death’. JNZL 13 (1995): 285-290

Brown, Danielle. ‘James K. Baxter: The Identification of Poet and the Authority of the Prophet’. JNZL 13 (1995): 133-142

Campbell, Alistair. ‘Impressions of the Earlier Baxter’. Landfall 107 (Sep. 1973): 179-84

Carnegie, David. ‘The Directors and Dramaturgy: James K. Baxter’s The Devil and Mr Mulcahy’. Illusions 5.2 (1986): 23-24

Cleary, Farrell. ‘Baxter’s Plays: The Search for Life before Death’. JNZL 13 (1995): 121-132

Cunliffe, Simon. ‘Resurrecting Baxter’. North and South 209 (Aug. 2003): 30-31

Curnow, Allen (Ed.) A Book of New Zealand Verse, 1923-45. Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1945

Curnow, Allen (Ed.) the Penguin Book of New Zealand Verse. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1960

Curnow, Allen. Rev. of Blow, Wind of Fruitfulness by James K. Baxter. Landfall II (1948): 230-33

Davidson, John. ‘James K. Baxter and the Classics’. Islands 4 (Summer, 1975): 451-64

Davidson, John. ‘Odysseus, Baxter and New Zealand Poetry’. Landfall 134 (1980): 107-119

Davidson, John. ‘James K. Baxter at Colonus’. AUMLA Journal of the Australasian Universities’ Language and Literature Association 83 (May 1995): 43-54

Dawick, John. ‘The Changing Baxter’. NZL 56.1446 (23 June 1967): 7

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Dennison, John. ‘Truth that is Shared: James K. Baxter’s Cross-cultural Metaphors and Pakeha Identity’. Stimulus: the New Zealand Journal of Christian Thought and Practice 11.1 (Feb. 2003): 42-47

Doyle, Charles. ‘James K. Baxter: In Quest of the Just City’. Ariel 5.3 (1974): 81-98

Doyle, Charles. James K, Baxter. Boston: Twayne Publishing, 1976

Doyle, M [i.e. Charles]. ‘James K. Baxter: the Jerusalem Writings’. Literary Half-Yearly 18.1 (1977): 100-116

Drummond, Wilhelmina. ‘Insights into James K. Baxter’s Personality and the New Zealand Cultural Environment: 1950s to 1970s: a Human Development Perspective’. JNZL 13 (1995): 23-28

Dykes, Mervyn. ‘Commune Folk Seek Truth Down by the Riverside’. New Zealand Weekly News (4 Jan. 1971): 2-8

Edmond, Lauris. ‘James K. Baxter: Poet of Responsibility’. Affairs (Feb. 1973): 9

Eldred-Gregg, Steven. ‘Speaking Frankly of Frank and James K.’ New Zealand Books 13.3 (Aug. 2003): 55-62

Ensing, Riemke. ‘Images of Baxter (poet and prophet): the Resurrection’. JNZL 13 (1995): 189-210

Geraerts, John. ‘James K. Baxter: A Theology of Community’. Thesis. Auckland: University of Auckland, 1978

Glover, Denis. ‘James K. Baxter’. James K. Baxter 1926-72, A Memorial Volume. Ed. Alistair Taylor. Wellington: Alistair Taylor Publishing, 1972, p. 125

Goulter, John. ‘A Guide to the Use of Classical Mythology in the Poetry of James K. Baxter’. MA thesis. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1980

Hart-Smith, W. ‘The Poetry of James K. Baxter’. Meanjin 11 (Summer 1952): 382-390

Hawes, Tara. ‘A Tribesman Cut Off from his Tribe: Baxter and the Family’. JNZL 13 (1995): 39-45

Hay, R. ‘James K. Baxter and the Holy Spirit’. Latimer 83 (Mar. 1984): 3-6

Hughes, Beryl. ‘We came to Karori, July 1951’. Stockade 37 (2004): 5-10

Hunt, Sam. James K. Baxter Poems. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2009

Isischei, Elizabeth. ‘James K. Baxter: Religious Sensibility and a Changing Church’. JNZL 13 (1995): 235-56

Jackaman, Rob. ‘Ways of Failing (James K. Baxter)’. Landfall 37 (1983): 33547

James, Trevor. ‘James K. Baxter’. Landfall 35 (Dec. 1981): 492-494

James, Trevor. ‘Towards the Wanganui: the Poetry of James K. Baxter’. London Magazine (Mar. 1982): 20-34

James, Trevor. ‘Poetry in the Labyrinth: The Poetry of James K. Baxter’. WLWE 22 (1983): 342-351

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James, Trevor. ‘Baxter’s Two-Horned Poetry and its Critics’. Landfall 38 (Dec. 1984): 450-466

Jensen, Kai. ‘The Drunkard and the Hag: James K. Baxter’s Use of Jung’. JNZL 13 (1995): 2111-34

Jones, Lawrence. ‘The Mythology of Place: James K. Baxter’s Otago Worlds’. JNZL 13 (1995): 65-96

Joseph, M.K. ‘Poems of Exploration’. Rev. of The Fallen House, by James K. Baxter. NZL 772 (15 May 1953): 12

Lawlor, Pat. The Two Baxters: Diary Notes. With an essay by Vincent O’Sullivan. Wellington: Millwood, 1979

Lawson, D.W. ‘Greek Myth in Four Plays by James K. Baxter’. Thesis. Dunedin: University of Otago, 1974

Leeming, Owen. ‘And the Clay Man? Reflections on The Rock Woman, selected poems by James K. Baxter’. Landfall 97 (1971): 9-19

Macmillan Brown, John. John Macmillan Brown: The Memoirs. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1974

McCrystal, John. ‘The Road to Jerusalem’. Pacific Way 30 (Jan. 1990): 56-59

McCrystal, John. ‘A New Jerusalem’. NZL 218 (9 May 2009): 36-38

McKay, Frank. ‘Baxter’s Jerusalem Poetry’. Landfall 35 (Mar. 1981): 66-76

McKay, Frank. The Life of James K. Baxter. Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1990

McNaughton, Howard. ‘Baxter as Dramatist’. Islands 2 (1973): 184-92

McNaughton, Howard. ‘From Animism to Expressionism in the Early James K. Baxter’. Kunapipi 2.2 (1980): 49-57

McNaughton, Howard. ‘Baxter’s Strong Ghost’. Landfall 137 (1981): 62-66

Manhire, Bill. ‘Events and Editorials’: Baxter’s Collected Poems’. Islands 8.4 (June 1981): 102-20

Manhire, Bill. ‘Stranger at the Ranchslider’. JNZL 13 (1995): 11-22

Mann, Phillip. ‘A Note on the Symbolic Landscape of James K. Baxter’s Play The Devil and Mr Mulcahy. Illusions 5 (1986): 17-19

Matthews, Richard. ‘James K. Baxter and Kopua’. JNZL 13 (1995): 257-265

Middleton, Stuart. ‘The Day Baxter Came to School’. New Zealand Education Review 14.21 (2009): 16

Millar, Paul. ‘The Tension of Belief: Some Remarks on the Criticism of James K. Baxter’s Poetry’. Span 45 (Oct. 1997): 103-108

Millar, Paul. ‘He Who Would Be a Poet: James K. Baxter’s Early Poetry Manuscript Books’. Kotare, New Zealand Notes and Queries 2.2 (2000): 28-43

Millar, Paul. ‘“The Rent Due for a Skull”: James K. Baxter and the Legacy of Parihaka’. Parihaka: The Art of Passive Resistance. Eds. Te Miringa Hohaia, Gregory O’Brien and Lara Strongman. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2001, pp. 187-91

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Millar, Paul. ‘Hemi te Tutua/Jim the Nobody: the Gap and the Void in the Poetry of James K. Baxter’. Stimulus 11.1 (Feb. 2003): 9-16

Millar, Paul. ‘Nobody Would Have Given Tuppence for Our Chances: James K. Baxter and J.C. Sturm’. Between the Lives: Partners in Art. Ed. D. Shepard. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2005, pp. 137-165

Millar, Paul. ‘James K. Baxter’s Indian Poems’. Ka Mate Ka Ora 3 (Mar. 2007): 1-19

Minehan, Mike. O Jerusalem: James K. Baxter: An Intimate Memoir. Christchurch: Hazard Press, 2002

Newton, John. The Double Rainbow: James K. Baxter, Ngati Hau and the Jerusalem Commune. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2009

O’Brien, Greg. ‘After Bathing at Baxter’s’. Sport 11 (Spring 1993): 122-57

O’Brien, Gregory. ‘No Dream But Life: James K. Baxter’s Spark to a Waiting Fuse and Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings – A Notebook, 19 Dec. 2001’. Sport 28 (Autumn 2002): 95

O’Brien, Gregory. ‘High Country Weather’. NZL 203.3447 (3 June 2006): 34-36

Olds, Peter. ‘Two Personal Memories of James K. Baxter’. Islands 3 (1973): 2-7

Oliver, W.H. James K. Baxter: A Portrait. Wellington: Port Nicholson Press, 1983

Oliver, W.H. ‘The Virtue of Defeat’. New Zealand Books 4.2 (Aug. 1994): 1, 11-12

O’Sullivan, Vincent. James K. Baxter. New Zealand Writers and Their Work. Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1976

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘After Culloden: Early Poetry of James K. Baxter’. Islands 2.1 (1973): 19-30

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘The Sore Thumb of the Tribe’. Rev. of Collected Poems by James K. Baxter. NZL (25 Oct. 1980): 84

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘James K. Baxter’. Poetry of the Pacific Regions: Proceedings of the CRNLE/SPACIALS Conference, Adelaide, 1983. Adelaide: Centre for Research in the New Literatures in English, 1984

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘Urgently creating a past: remarks on James K. Baxter’. The Writer’s Sense of the Past: Essays on Southeast Asian and Australian Literature. Singapore: Singapore University Press, 1987, pp. 94-101

Paisley, John. ‘James K. Baxter, Poet and Student’. Review Dunedin (1963): 74-78

Paisley, John. ‘The Double Vision: Local and Universal in the Work of Two New Zealand Poets’. Thesis. Dunedin: University of Otago, 1966

Parker, Marilyn. ‘Three Mimes’. Landfall 22 (Mar. 1968): 63-65

Pirie, David. ‘The Last Poems of James K. Baxter: Lighting Up the Darkness’. Span 2 (Mar. 1986): 4-5

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Pearson, Bill. ‘Two Personal Memories of James K. Baxter’. Islands 2.1 (1973): 2-6

Riach, Alan. ‘James K. Baxter and the Dialect of the Tribe’. New Literature Review 20 (Winter 1990): 12-18

Riach, Alan. ‘James K. Baxter and the Dialect of the Tribe’. Opening the Book: New Essays on New Zealand Writing. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1995, pp. 105-22

Rickerby, Helen. ‘Mother and Temptress, nature and death: James K. Baxter’s Representations of Women’. JAAM: just another art movement 3 (Feb. 1996): 44-47

Riddell, Michael. ‘A Poet for our Christ? The myth of James K. Baxter’. Stimulus 11.1 (Feb. 2003): 35-41

Riddell, Michael. ‘Funding Contextual Theology in Aotearoa-New Zealand: the Theological Contribution of James K. Baxter’. Thesis. Dunedin: University of Otago, 2003

Roddick, A. ‘James K. Baxter, 1926-1972’. NZL 72.1741 (26 Mar. 1973): 49

Rodgers, Jacquie. ‘Baxter, Poet and Man of Faith’. English in Aotearoa 50 (Sep. 2003): 72-73

Russell, Keith. ‘Kenosis in Baxter’s “Pig Island Letters”’. JNZL 13 (1995): 109-120

Shadbolt, Maurice. ‘James K. Baxter’. Love and Legend: Some 20th Century New Zealanders. Auckland: Hodder and Stoughton, 1975

Sharp, Ian. ‘My Grudge against Baxter’. Quote Unquote 14 (Aug. 1994): 12-14

Simpson, Peter. ‘Baxter at Jerusalem’. Cave 2 (Aug. 1972): 28-35

Simpson, Peter. ‘The Trick of Standing Upright: Allen Curnow and James K. Baxter’. WLWE 26.2 (Autumn 1986): 369-378

Simpson, Peter. ‘Candles in a Dark Room: James K. Baxter and Colin McCahon’. JNZL 13 (1995): 157-188

Smith, Harold W. ‘James K. Baxter: The Poet as Playwright’. Landfall 22 (Mar. 1968): 56-62

Southam, Barry. ‘Hippy-Haven’. Metro 216 (June 1999): 92-97

Stead, C.K. ‘Towards Jerusalem: Later Baxter Verse’. Islands 2.1 (1973): 7-18

Stead, C.K. ‘James K. Baxter: A Loss of Direction’. Kin of Place: Essays on 20 New Zealand Writers. Ed. C.K.Stead. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2002

Steer, Philip. ‘The Jerusalem Theology of James K. Baxter’. Stimulus 11.1 (Feb. 2003): 58-59

Sturm, J.C. ‘Between the Roses and the Tangata’. Hecate 20.2 (1994): 175-182

[Taylor, Alister.] James K. Baxter 1926-72: A Memorial Volume. Wellington: Alister Taylor Publishing, 1972

Turner, Brian. ‘“The forest of a man”: James Keir Baxter, 1926-72’. Lipsync 2 (Dec. 1972): 1-3

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Weir, J.E. ‘Man Without a Mask: A Study of the Poetry of James K. Baxter’. MA thesis. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1968

Weir, John. ‘James K. Baxter’. In: ‘Five New Zealand Poets: a bibliographical and critical account of manuscript material’. PhD thesis. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1974

Weir, John. The Poetry of James K. Baxter. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1970

Weir, John. ‘The Green Inn: Some Reflections on the Poetry of James K. Baxter’. Comment 40 (Apr. 1970): 22-28

Weir, John. ‘A Voice for the Living: James K. Baxter 1926-72’. Education 22.1 (1973): 27-30

Weir, John. ‘An Interview with James K. Baxter’. Landfall 111, 28.3 (Sep. 1974): 241-50

Weir, John. ‘Introduction’. The Bone Chanter: Unpublished Poems 1945-72, by James K. Baxter. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1976, pp. 5-8

Weir, John. ‘A Man Went On a Search: the Life and Writings of James K. Baxter’. From Dante to Solzhenitsyn: Essays on Christianity and Literature. Tertiary Christian Studies Programme. Wellington: Victoria University of Wellington, 1978

Weir, John. ‘Introduction’. Collected Poems, by James K. Baxter. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1981, pp. xxi-xxvii

Weir, John. ‘James K. Baxter: A Voice for the Living’. New Zealandia 4 (Aug. 1989): 19-22

Weir, J.E. and Barbara A. Lyon. A Preliminary Bibliography of Works By and Works About James K. Baxter. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1979

Williams, Susan Lillian. ‘Metamorphosis at “The Margin”: Bruce Mason, James K. Baxter, Mervyn Thompson, Renée and Robert Lloyd, Five Playwrights Who Have Helped to Change the Face of New Zealand Drama’. PhD thesis. Palmerston North: Massey University, 2006

Wilson, Janet. ‘Archie, Millicent and James: the Baxter Autobiographies’. JNZL 13 (1995): 47-64

Witheford, Hubert. ‘The Silver Tongue (A note on the poetry of James K. Baxter)’. NZPY 3 (1953): 52

Secondary Material

This section is restricted to books connected with New Zealand literature which refer to Baxter or his concerns, or to people he wrote about, or to social situations with which he was connected. References to books by or about other people are contained in the notes.

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Ashton-Warner, Sylvia. I Passed This Way. New York: Knopf, 1979

Barrowman, Rachel. A Popular Vision: The Arts and the Left in New Zealand 1930-1950. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1991

Barrowman, Rachel. Mason, The Life of R.A.K. Mason. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2003

Benson, Dale. ‘New Zealand’s Existentialist Men Alone: A Survey of Their Development from the 1890s until the 1970s’. Deepsouth 4.2 (Spring 1998)

Bertram, James. Charles Brasch. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1976

Bertram, James. Dan Davin. New Zealand Writers and Their Work. Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1983

Bertram, James. Flight of the Phoenix: Critical Notes on New Zealand writers. Wellington. Victoria University Press, 1985

Bertram, James. Capes of China Slide Away: A Memoir of War and Peace 1910-1980. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1993

Brasch, Charles. Indirections, a Memoir 1909-1947. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1980

Brasch, Charles. The Universal Dance: a Selection from the Critical Prose Writings of Charles Brasch. Dunedin: University of Otago Press, 1981

Broughton, W.S. ‘W. D’Arcy Cresswell, A.R.D. Fairburn, R.A.K. Mason. An Examination of Certain Aspects of Their Lives and Works’. PhD thesis. Auckland: University of Auckland, 1968

Brown, Gordon H. Towards a Promised Land: On the Life and Art of Colin McCahon. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2010

Burgess, Grace. A Gentle Poet: A Portrait of Eileen Duggan OBE. Carterton: G. Burgess, 1981

Campbell, Alistair. Mine Eyes Dazzle. Christchurch: Pegasus, 1950 Campbell, Alistair. ‘Glover and Georgianism’. Comment 21 (Oct./Nov. 1964): 23-33

Campbell, Alistair. ‘A Note on the Wellington Group’. Landfall 185 (Apr. 1983): 7-9

Campbell, Alistair Te Ariki. The Dark Lord of Savaiki: Collected Poems. Christchurch: Hazard Press, 2005

Challis, Derek and Gloria Rawlinson. The Book of Iris: a Life of Robin Hyde. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2002

Cooper, Ronda. ‘Recent New Zealand Poetry’. JNZL 2 (1984): 23-43

Copland, R.A. Frank Sargeson. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1976

Cresswell, Walter D’Arcy. The Letters of D’Arcy Cresswell. Selections by H[elen] Shaw. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1981

Curnow, Allen. Ed. A Book of New Zealand Verse 1923-45. Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1945

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Curnow, Allen (Ed.) The Penguin Book of New Zealand Verse. London: Penguin Books, 1960; Auckland: Longman Paul, 1966

Curnow, Allen. ‘Distraction and Definition: Centripetal Directions in New Zealand Poetry’. National Identity: Papers Delivered at the Commonwealth Literature Conference, University of Queensland, Brisbane, 9-15 August 1968. London: Heinemann, 1970

Curnow, Allen. ‘Denis Glover: An Introduction to the Poems’. Islands 4/1.8/9 (June 1981): 18-28

Curnow, Allen. Early Days Yet: New and Collected Poems 1941-1997. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1997

Curnow, Allen. Look Back Harder: Critical Writings 1935-1984. Ed. Peter Simpson. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1987

Curnow, Wystan. ‘Two New Zealand Poets: the Man Alone theme in the poetry of Denis Glover and Kendrick Smithyman’. Queen’s Quarterly 4.74 (Winter 1967): 726

Curnow, Wystan. Essays on New Zealand Literature. Auckland: Heinemann, 1973

Daalder, Joost. ‘“Disputed Ground” in the Poetry of Charles Brasch’. Landfall 26 (Sep. 1972): 247-254

Dallas, Ruth. Curved Horizon. Dunedin: University of Otago Press, 1991

Davidson, John. ‘Venus is Rising: The Goddess in New Zealand Poetry’. JCL 25 (1980): 97-106

Davin, Dan. ‘Three Encounters Thirty Years Ago’. Islands 6.3, Special issue: ‘In Celebration, for Frank Sargeson at 75’ (Mar. 1978)

de Montalk, G. Potocki. Recollections of my Fellow Poets. Auckland: Prometheus Press, 1983

de Montalk, Stephanie. Unquiet World: the Life of Count Geoffrey Potocki de Montalk. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2001

Dictionary of New Zealand Biography (General Editor 1983-90 Prof. W.H. Oliver; 1990-2003 Dr Claudia Orange). Published by Auckland University Press in five volumes (1990-2000). Online at http:/teara.govt.nz/en/biographies

Doyle, Charles. Recent Trends in New Zealand Poetry. Auckland: Collins, 1965

Doyle, Charles. Small Prophets and Quick Returns: Reflections on New Zealand Poetry. Auckland: Auckland Publishing Society, 1966

Doyle, Charles. R.A.K. Mason. New York: Twayne, 1970

Dudding, Robin (ed.) ‘In Celebration, for Frank Sargeson at 75’. Islands 6.3, Special issue (Mar. 1978)

Dudding, Robin (ed.) Beginnings: New Zealand Writers Tell How They Began Writing. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1980

Duggan, Maurice. Collected Stories of Maurice Duggan. Ed. C.K. Stead. Auckland: Auckland University Press/Oxford University Press, 1981

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Edmond, Lauris. The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn. Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1981

Edwards, Annette Elizabeth. ‘The Construction of a Prophet: Colin McCahon and the New Zealand Literati’. Thesis. Auckland: University of Auckland, 2001

Else, Anne. ‘“Not more than man nor less”: the treatmentof women poets in Landfall 1947-1961’. Landfall 156 (Dec. 1985): 431-446

Emsing, Riemke. Dear Mr Sargeson . . . Whatamango Bay: Cape Catley, 1995

Evans, Patrick. The Penguin History of New Zealand Literature. Auckland: Penguin Books, 1990

Fairburn, A.R.D. Collected Poems. Christchurch: Pegasus, 1966

Fairburn A.R.D. The Woman Problem and Other Prose. Auckland, Paul, 1967

Fairburn, A.R.D. The Letters of A.R.D. Fairburn. Selected and edited by Lauris Edmond. Auckland: Oxford University Press, 1981

Finlayson, Roderick. D’Arcy Cresswell. New York: Twayne (World Authors Series), 1972

Finlayson, Roderick. ‘Beginnings’. Landfall 77 (1966): 76-82

Fleming, Greg. ‘Silence, Blank Space and the Freeway: the poetry of David Mitchell, Alan Loney and Peter Olds’. Thesis Auckland: University of Auckland, 1990.

Frame, Janet. An Autobiography. New York: George Braziller, 1991

Geraerts, John. ‘An interior landscape: Charles Brasch’s Indirections and The Universal Dance’. Islands 1 (July 1984): 71-84

Geraerts, John. ‘Literary Biography in New Zealand’. JNZL 7 (1989): 87-105

Glover, Denis. Enter Without Knocking: selected poems by Denis Glover. Christchurch: Pegasus Press, 1971. Enlarged Edition.

Harcourt, Peter. A Dramatic Appearance: New Zealand Theatre 1920-1970. Wellington: Methuen, 1978

Hilliard, Noel. ‘New Zealand’s Jim Crow versebook’. Here and Now 3.2 (1952): 30-31

Holcroft, M.H. Discovered Isles: A Trilogy: The Deepening Stream, The Waiting Hills, Encircling Seas. Christchurch: Caxton Press, 1950

Holcroft, M.H. Reluctant Editor: The ‘Listener’ Years, 1949-67. Wellington: Reed, 1969

Holcroft, M.H. Mary Ursula Bethell. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1975

Holcroft, M.H. The Way of a Writer. Whatamongo Bay: Cape Catley, 1984

Holcroft, M.H. A Sea of Words. Whatamongo Bay: Cape Catley, 1986

Holcroft, M.H. A Voice in the Village: The Listener Editorials of M.H. Holcroft. Foreword by Michael King. Hamilton: Silver Fern Books, 1989

Holloway, K.M. Meet Me at the Press: Memoirs II. Panmure: Griffin Press, 1994

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Holman, Dinah and Christine Cole. Fairburn and Friends. Devonport: Cape Catley, 2004

Hunt, Janet. Hone Tuwhare: A Biography. Auckland: Godwit, 1998

Hyde, Robin. Disputed Ground: Robin Hyde, Journalist. Eds G. Boddy and J. Matthews. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1991

Ireland, Kevin. Under the Bridge and Over the Moon. Auckland: Vintage, 1998

James, Trevor. ‘Pitched at the Furthest Edge; Religious Presence and the Landscape in Contemporary New Zealand Poetry’. Mapping the Sacred: Religion, Geography and Postcolonial Literatures. Amsterdam: Rudopi, 2001, pp. 131-152

Jones, Laurence. ‘The one story, two ways of telling, three perspectives: recent New Zealand literary autobiographies’. Ariel 16.4 (Oct. 1985): 127-150

Jones, Lawrence. Nurse to the Imagination: 50 years of the Robbie Burns Fellowship. Dunedin: University of Otago Press, 2008

King, Michael. Frank Sargeson: A Life. Auckland: Viking, 1995

King, Michael. Wrestling with the Angel: a life of Janet Frame. Auckland: Viking, 2000

Leggott, Michelle. ‘Opening the Archive: Robin Hyde, Eileen Duggan and the persistence of record’. Hecate 2.2 (Oct. 1994): 193-216

Leggott, Michelle. Opening the Book: New Essays on New Zealand Writing. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1995

Locke, Elsie. Student at the Gates. Christchurch: Whitcoulls, 1981

Macmillan Brown, John. The Riddle of the Pacific. London: Unwin, 1924

MacQueen, Harvey and Lois Cox. Ten Modern New Zealand Poets. Auckland: Longman Paul, 1974

McCormick, Eric. Letters and Art in New Zealand. New Zealand Centennial Surveys, 10. Wellington: Department of Internal Affairs, 1940

McCormick, E.H. New Zealand Literature: a survey. London: Oxford University Press, 1959

McKay, F.M. Eileen Duggan. Wellington: Oxford University Press, 1977

McEldowney, Dennis. Full of the Warm South. Dunedin: John McEndoe, 1983

McNeish, James and Helen. Walking on my Feet: A.R.D. Fairburn, 1904-1957: A Kind of Biography. Auckland: Collins, 1983

Manhire, Bill. ‘Breaking the Line: A View of American and New Zealand Poetry’. Islands 3.2 (Dec. 1987): 142-154

Manhire, Bill. Doubtful Sounds: Essays and Interviews. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 2000

Manhire, Bill. ‘After-hours’. World Literature Today: A Literary Quarterly of the University of Oklahoma. 78.2 (May 2004): 29-31

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Mason, R.A.K. Collected Poems. Introduction by Allen Curnow. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1971

Middleton, O.E. ‘Roderick David Finlayson, 1904-1992: A Memoir’. JNZL 9 (1991): 126-130

Millar, Paul. No Fretful Sleeper: A Life of Bill Pearson. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2010

Milner, Ian. Intersecting Lines: the memoirs of Ian Milner. Ed. Vincent O’Sullivan. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1993

Munro, Jessie. The Story of Suzanne Aubert. Auckland: Auckland University Press/Bridget Williams Books, 1996

Newton, John. ‘“That’s me trying to step out of that sentence”: An Approach to Some Recent New Zealand Poetry’. Thesis. Christchurch: University of Canterbury, 1987

Newton, John. ‘The Death-Throes of Nationalism’. Rev. of Kin of Place, by C.K. Stead. Landfall 205 (2003): 90-101

O’Brien, Gregory. Moments of Invention: Portraits of 21 New Zealand Writers. Auckland: Heinemann Reed, 1988

Ogilvie, Gordon. Denis Glover: His Life. Auckland: Godwit, 1999

Oliver, W.H. Poetry in New Zealand. Wellington: Victoria University Press, 1966

Oliver, W.H. ‘Recent literary biography’. JNZL 2 (1985): 47-58

Oliver, W.H. Looking for the Phoenix: A Memoir. Wellington: Bridget Williams Books, 2002

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘A.R.D. Fairburn – Definitions of Emptiness’. Comment 28 (Sep. 1966): 19

O’Sullivan, Vincent. ‘“Brief Permitted Morning”: Notes on the Poetry of Charles Brasch’. Landfall 23 (Dec. 1969): 338-353

O’Sullivan, Vincent. Anthology of Twentieth-Century New Zealand Poetry. London: Oxford University Press, 1970

O’Sullivan, Vincent. The Collected Poems of Ursula Bethell. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1985

Pearson, Bill. Fretful Sleepers and Other Essays. Auckland: Heinemann Education Books, 1974

Pope, Quentin (ed.) Kowhai Gold. London: J.M. Dent, 1930

Richards, Ian. To Bed at Noon: The Life and Art of Maurice Duggan. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 1997

Ricketts, Harry. Talking About Ourselves: Twelve New Zealand Poets in Conversation with Harry Ricketts. Wellington: Mallinson Rendel, 1986

Roberts, Hugh. ‘Can Identity be Helped? Landfall, Chaos and the Creation of a New Zealand National Literature’. JNZL 14 (1996): 24-60

Robinson, Roger and Nelson Wattie (eds) The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature. Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1998

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Sargeson, Frank. Sargeson. Auckland: Penguin, 1981

Sargeson, Frank. Letters of Frank Sargeson. Selected and edited by Sarah Schieff. Auckland: Vintage New Zealand, 2012

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