Judith Wright

(1915 - 2000 / New South Wales / Australia)

Judith Wright
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Judith Arundell Wright (31 May 1915 – 25 June 2000) was an Australian poet, environmentalist and campaigner for Aboriginal land rights.
Judith Wright was born in Armidale, New South Wales. The eldest child of Phillip Wright and his first wife, Ethel, she spent most of her formative years in Brisbane and Sydney. Wright was of Cornish ancestry. After the early death of her mother, she lived with her aunt and then boarded at New England Girls' School after her father's remarriage in 1929. After graduating, Wright studied Philosophy, English, Psychology and History at the University of Sydney. At the beginning of World War II, she returned to her father's station to help during the shortage... more »

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  • LEADman(6/16/2019 3:54:00 AM)

    The following is why people should not be allowed to publicly comment without registration. Other than that, Judith Wright's poems are pretty cool!

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  • Angello Deionno(6/4/2019 9:27:00 PM)

    Her poetry is truly something. Every single one of her poems make me feel some type of way.10/10 poet.

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  • Margot Stowe(5/29/2019 11:08:00 PM)

    This woman's poetry helped save my life when I was young...many years ago.
    Looking for an extraordinary poem she wrote beginning with...I have sat down by the river with you in mind.... and ends with.....Now I accept you shadow I change you we are one I must enclose a darkness since I contain the sun.
    (or something like that) .

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Best Poem of Judith Wright

Request To A Year

If the year is meditating a suitable gift,
I should like it to be the attitude
of my great- great- grandmother,
legendary devotee of the arts,

who having eight children
and little opportunity for painting pictures,
sat one day on a high rock
beside a river in Switzerland

and from a difficult distance viewed
her second son, balanced on a small ice flow,drift down the current toward a waterfall
that struck rock bottom eighty feet below,

while her second daughter, impeded,
no doubt, by the petticoats of the day,
stretched out a ...

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