Kenneth Slessor

Kenneth Slessor was an Australian poet, journalist, and official war correspondent in World War II. He is one of Australia's most celebrated poets, known for his modernist style and works such as 'Five Bells' and 'Beach Burial'.


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  1. 1. One Hundred Poems

    "One Hundred Poems" is a collection that brings together a century's worth of evocative and diverse poetry, showcasing the author's mastery of language and form. The poems traverse a vast landscape of themes, from the deeply personal to the universal, reflecting on the nature of time, memory, and mortality. The poet's vivid imagery and innovative use of rhythm and sound create a rich tapestry of verse that resonates with readers, inviting them to explore the complexities of human experience and the beauty of the world around them.

    The 3298th Greatest Book of All Time