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Sam Hunt


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Anthology
A good handful: great New Zealand poems about sex. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2008.
Contemporary New Zealand poets in performance (+ 2 sound discs). Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2007.
James K. Baxter: poems. Auckland: Auckland University Press, 2009.
The nature of things: poems from the New Zealand landscape. Nelson: Craig Potton Publishing, 2005.
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Biography
Listener 85.1942; March 12 (1977): 38-39.
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Criticism
NZ Listener 1942.85; (1977): 38-39.
NZ Listener 1942.85; (1977): 38-39.
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Exhibitions
Bottle Creek: 25 September 1998-24 January 1999. Porirua, Porirua Museum 1998.
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Interview
"Greying/red, editor/teacher, poet/poet, Campbell/Hunt." Affairs Feb (1969): 14.
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Letter
"R.A.K. Mason." Education 20.10; (1971): 29-30.
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Memoir
Backroads: charting a poet's life. Nelson, Craig Potton Publishing 2009.
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Non Fiction
Roaring Forties. Auckland: Hodder Moa Beckett, 1995.
Listener December 9 (1995): 49-49.
Metro 176; Feb (1996): 109-111.
North and South 120; Mar (1996): 124-127.
Landfall 191; Autumn (1996): 157-159.
Evening Post December 22 (1995): 5-5.
The Press Sup.; December 9 (1995): 12-12.
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Other
Catching the Tide. 1989.
"For your information." Listener 2560.123; April 1 (1989): 12-14.
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Poetry
4 New Zealand Poets: New Zealand tour, winter 1979. Wellington, New Zealand Students Arts Council 1979.
"A hot-water-bottle baby blues; Gauguin through fever; Postcard of a cabbage tree." Landfall 92; Dec (1969): 333-336.
A Song About Her. Paremata, Bottle Press 1970.
"Ancient Taupata, Bottle Creek; After separation; After the hunt." Landfall 135; Sept (1980): 235-237.
Angel Gear : On the Road with Sam Hunt. Auckland, Heinemann Reed 1989.
The Press November 22 (1989): 8-8.
Metro 102.9; Dec (1989): 190-194.
New and Notable 1.7; Mar (1990): 21-22.
Approaches to Paremata. Auckland, Penguin 1985.
More 33; Mar (1986): 125-125.
Listener 2403.112; March 8 (1986): 37-37.
New Outlook 21; Mar/April (1986): 63-63.
"Auckland, gaunt Autumn; Words for Tina." Landfall 136; Dec (1980): 348-349.
Backroads: charting a poet’s life. Nelson, Craig Potton Publishing 2009.
New Zealand Herald December 5 (2009): 12-13.
Dominion Post December 12 (2009): 18.
Metro 340; Jan/Feb (2010): 99-101.
"Birth on Battle Hill." Listener 1926.84; November 6 (1976): 18-19.
"Bottle Creek to Battle Hill." Listener 1917.82; September 4 (1976): 18-19.
Bracken Country. Wellington, Glenbervie Press 1971.
Art & Community 3.8; Mar (1972): 19-19.
Cave 1; April (1972): 10-11.
Islands 1; Summer (1972): 176-178.
"Catching the tide." Listener 2568.124; May 27 (1989): 7-7.
Chords & other poems. Nelson, Craig Potton Publishing 2011.
Collected Poems 1963-1980. Harmondsworth, Penguin 1980.
Listener 2144.97; February 21 (1981): 116-116.
NZ Bookworld 61; Feb (1981): 14-15.
Landfall 35; Sept (1981): 282-287.
"Doubtless." Listener 3298.189; July 26 (2003): 61-61.
Doubtless: new & selected poems. Nelson, Craig Potton Publishing 2008.
"Doubtless beauty." Herald on Sunday 207; September 21 (2008): 13.
"Charming it crazy." Otago Daily Times September 4 (2008): 29.
New Zealand Books 19.3; Spring (2009): 15-16.
"A view from the edge." Listener 215.3562; August 16 (2008): 28-31.
"Play it again, Sam." Dominion Post September 6 (2008): 15.
"Folk hero." Listener 216.3574; November 8 (2008): 39.
Down the Backbone. Auckland, Hodder Moa Beckett 1995.
Quote Unquote 32; Feb (1996): 21-21.
Sunday Star Times D; August 20 (1995): 5-5.
Listener August 26 (1995): 51-51.
New Zealand Books 4.5; Oct (1995): 10-10.
Evening Post July 7 (1995): 5-5.
Dominion July 15 (1995): 20-20.
Otago Daily Times July 29 (1995): 22-22.
Drunkards Garden. Wellington, Hampson Hunt 1977.
Comment 4; Aug (1978): 34-36.
Listener 2005.89; June 3 (1978): 42-42.
"From battle to battle to death." Landfall 137; Mar (1981): 52-53.
From Bottle Creek. Wellington, Alister Taylor Publishers 1972.
Landfall 26; Dec (1972): 347-355.
NZ Listener 1724.71; November 20 (1972): 62-62.
NZPPTA Journal 8.20; Oct/Nov (1972): 43-43.
Islands 1; Summer (1972): 176-178.
Cave 3; Feb (1973): 10-14.
NZ Monthly Review 140.13; Dec (1972): 23-23.
"Full down ahead; Himatangi; Notes from a journey; Early opener; We always as children." Landfall 107; Sept (1973): 217-221.
"If Judas set alone; Easter Saturday." Landfall 139; Sept (1981): 281-282.
James K. Baxter: poems. Auckland, Auckland University Press 2009.
English in Aotearoa 68; July (2009): 59-62.
Knucklebones: poems, 1962-2012. Nelson, Craig Potton Publishing 2012.
Letter to Jerusalem. Paremata, Bottle Press 1981.
Making Tracks : a Selected 50 Poems. Christchurch, Hazard Press 1991.
The Press Sup.; December 7 (1991): 10-10.
Otago Daily Times December 7 (1991): 27-27.
New Zealand Books 4.1; Mar (1992): 7-7.
"My white ship." Comment: a New Zealand Quarterly Review 30; April (1967): 7-7.
"No bells." Listener 3341.193; May 22 (2004): 61-61.
Poems for the Eighties: New Poems. Wellington, Wai-te-ata Press 1979.
"Poetry : Some of the Plateau Songs (for Tom turning eleven)." More April (1988): 197-197.
Roadsong Paekakariki. Paremata, Triple P Press 1973.
Running Scared. Christchurch, Whitcoulls 1982.
Listener 2256.103; April 30 (1983): 98-98.
Landfall 37; June (1983): 220-223.
"School policy on stickmen." Landfall 100; Dec (1971): 393-393.
"School report; A valley called Moonshine; My father scything; He is who is, your love." Landfall 96; Dec (1970): 335-337.
Selected Poems. Auckland, Penguin 1987.
Listener 2488.118; October 24 (1987): 70-74.
Landfall 1.42; Mar (1988): 105-106.
South Into Winter : Poems and Roadsongs. Wellington, Taylor 1973.
English in New Zealand April (1974): 51-51.
Islands 3; Winter (1974): 218-223.
Affairs Oct/Nov (1973): 24-25.
NZ Listener 1769.74; October 8 (1973): 54-54.
Landfall 28; Mar (1974): 74-79.
"Stabat mater; At Castor Bay." Landfall 88; Dec (1968): 372-373.
"The fulls; Return in spring." Landfall 82; June (1967): 169-170.
"Threnody; You house the moon." Islands 2.3; Winter (1974): 170-171.
Time to Ride. Waiura, Alister Taylor Publishers 1975.
Pilgrims of the Arts 1; Oct (1976): 15-15.
English in New Zealand April (1976): 47-47.
NZ Bookworld 26; July (1976): 18-19.
Islands 1.5; Sept (1976): 105-108.
Listener 1888.80; February 14 (1976): 34-34.
Landfall 30; Mar (1976): 91-92.
Landfall 30; Mar (1976): 92-93.
"To suffer you; Liz." Landfall 122; June (1977): 145-146.
When Mornin Comes (a Flat Fat Blues). Paremata, Bottle Press 1970.
"Winter solstice song." JAAM: just another art movement 21; Mar (2004): 77-78.
 

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Anthology
Jones, Lawrence. Nurse to the imagination: 50 years of the Robbie Burns Fellowship. University of Otago Press, Dunedin, 2008.
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Article
Swain, Pauline. "Down at Bottle Creek [S. Hunt and I. McDonald]." NZ Listener 1694.69; April 24 (1972): 14-15.
Goodwin, Sandra. "Are you a rabbit, a dog, or a snake?." New Zealand Woman's Weekly February 1 (1988): 34-37.
O'Meagher, Steven. "Gary McCormick : coming ready or not." North and South May (1988): 84-93.
Shaw, Barry. "From lyric memorial to screen rhapsody." New Zealand Herald 1; May 27 (1989): 15-15.
O'Hare, Noel. "Lonesome cowboy." Listener 2568.124; May 27 (1989): 27-27.
Taylor, Chad. "Memorable language : Sam Hunt on the road." Rip It Up 147; Oct (1989): 22-24.
Cohen, David. "On the road again." Evening Post September 1 (1990): 29-30.
Jensen, Kai. "Sam Hunt and the schoolgirls." Metro 108; June (1990): 157-158.
Neville, Pam. "Hes ready for a new companion." New Zealand Woman's Weekly December 23 (1991): 20-21.
Houlahan, Mike. "Hunt, Desert Road lapped up by crowd." Evening Post September 26 (1992): 20-20.
Wilson, Tim. "Birth of a salesman." Quote Unquote 1; June (1993): 30-32.
Burton, Warren. "Sam Hunt recalls a king of a man." Sunday Times May 23 (1993): 2-2.
Houlahan, Mike. "Kiwi jokers taking their verse on the road." Evening Post June 24 (1995): 12-12.
Hewitson, Michele. "Middle-aged poetry in motion." New Zealand Herald 3; November 8 (1995): 1-1.
Lawrence, David. "Plunging into a bottle." New Zealand Herald 1; May 31 (1995): 21-21.
Herrick, Linda. "Poetry in motion." Sunday Star Times D; May 28 (1995): 1-2.
"Popular poetry partnership of the 70s reunites for tour." Otago Daily Times May 30 (1995): 15-15.
Palmer, Rebekah. "The Kiwi bards of State Highway One." The Press December 30 (1995): 24-24.
Hogg, Colin. "Enz project is just another beginning." Sunday Star Times F; March 24 (1996): 4-4.
O'Connor, Juliet. "Bard bolts - so long boatshed." Evening Post October 2 (1997): 1-1.
Daniell, Sarah. "Poets corner." New Zealand Herald March 15 (2003): F3.
Shiels, Rosa. "Sam I am." Press D; March 29 (2003): 7-7.
Craig, Tirana. "Sams back in the swing." Bay of Plenty Times February 1 (2003): 16-16.
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Criticism
Cooper, Ronda. "Recent New Zealand poetry." JNZL: Journal of New Zealand Literature 2; (1984): 23-43.
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Essay
McCracken, J. "Sam Hunt - ten years after." Landfall 27; Sept (1973): 221-232.
Isaac, Peter. "Sam Hunt : New Zealands pied piper of poetry." New Zealand Book World 11; Aug/Sept (1974): 18-20.
Sharkey, Michael. "Gypsies, city streets : four New Zealand poets on the road." Kunapipi 2.2; (1980): 60-74.
Grant, A.K. "The rewrite stuff." Quote Unquote 33; Mar (1996): 22-22.
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Interview
Brown, Russell. "Bard to the bone : Sam Hunt raps lyrically...." Rip It Up 101; Dec (1985): 14-16.
McLernon, Rosemary. "Words that wowed them." More 56; Feb (1988): 42-53.
Cartwright, Garth. "Interview : poet Kendrick Smithyman." Metro 99.9; Sept (1989): 134-139.
Wolframm, Paul. "An interview with Sam Hunt." JAAM: just another art movement yr: 1996/97.5; Summer (1997): 26-38.
Bailey, Jo. "Its the way you tell them." Sunday Star Times C; October 24 (2004): 10-10.
Fahy, Ben. "More rock n roll than berets." Otago Daily Times Sup.; November 20 (2004): 2-2.
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Obituary
"Minstrel makes trip alone." Dominion December 21 (1988): 3-3.
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Profile
Edmond, Lauris. "Sam Hunt." Affairs Oct (1972): 15-17.
Smithies, Grant. "Dances for the flat-footed." Sunday Star Times F; August 13 (2000): 1-1.
Craig, Tirana. "Where there's a will Sam has a way." Daily Post January 22 (2003): 17-17.
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Sound Recording
"Kiwis." Variety 315; June 27 (1984): 66-66.
Making poetry with Sam Hunt. Dept of Education, Wellington, 1984.
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