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Anne Elvey is a researcher and poet with an interest in ecological hermeneutics, ecopoetics and biblical studies.

  • “The body made out of food”

    I was reading Val Plumwood on the train yesterday: “But in the individual justice universe the individual subject’s universe is like the person-as-the-walled-moated-castle-town. It is under constant siege and desperately, obsessively seeking to keep the body—this body made out of… Read More ›

  • Congratulations to Jill Jones

    Congratulations to Jill Jones whose The Beautiful Anxiety won The Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for poetry last week. Alice Allan reviews The Beautiful Anxiety in the current issue of Plumwood Mountain. Jill’s poem “Weed Grounds” was published in the previous… Read More ›

  • Plumwood Mountain vol 2 no 1 is live

    Plumwood Mountain volume 2 number 1 is live, anticipating February 2015 by a couple of days. There is much to read, enjoy and consider in this issue. Please share widely.     photo © Rhonda Poholke 2014

  • 2014 in review

    The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this site. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This site was viewed about 25,000 times in 2014. If it were a concert… Read More ›

  • News

    The next issue of Plumwood Mountain journal will be published here online in February 2015, with a selection of great poetry and reviews. In the meantime, there is a wonderful issue of Mascara Literary Review up at: http://mascarareview.com/ and several poetry prizes to… Read More ›

  • Latest news

      Submissions for Plumwood Mountain Volume 2 Number 1 to appear in February 2015 are now closed, and I am looking forward to reading through the current submissions over the coming fortnight. In the meantime, checkout the reviews page. There… Read More ›

  • Submissions still open until 15 November 2014

    Just four more days, including today, to get your submissions in for the February 2015 issue  of Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics. So, be sure to send us your work by Saturday 15 November 2014. Full… Read More ›

  • A reminder that submissions for the February 2015 issue  of Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics are open for one more week. So, be sure to send us your work by Saturday 15 November 2014. Full details… Read More ›

  • Forthcoming issues – submissions for February 2015

    We continue to remember with sadness and appreciation the late Martin Harrison, and I am grateful to Stuart Cooke and Peter Minter who have proposed a memorial issue of Plumwood Mountain journal for Martin. Peter and Stuart will edit that… Read More ›

  • Submissions are now open

    Submissions are now open for Plumwood Mountain vol 2 no 1 to appear in February 2015. Both general submissions and submissions on the theme “Otherkind” are being considered. Alphonso Lingis writes: “Today we have become aware once again that we… Read More ›