This undated photograph of Otago poet and Landfall editor Charles Brasch captures the sense of a lonely figure in the New Zealand landscape that is often evoked by his poetry. The sound file is a poem from his third book of poetry, The estate, which was published in 1957.
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Hocken Library, University of Otago
Permission of the Hocken Library Uare Taoka o Hakena, University of Otago, must be obtained before any re-use of this image. Further information may be obtained from the Library through its website.
Courtesy of Alan Roddick, Charles Brasch Literary Executor;
Sound file from Radio New Zealand Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero. Any re-use of this audio is a breach of copyright. To request a copy of the recording, contact Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero (Charles Brasch reads own poems, 1962/Reference ID30171)