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Contents of Acumen 80, September 2014
Poems: Louise Green, Neil Wenborn, Alison Brackenbury, maxine Linnell, Jacci Garside, Srinjay Chakravarti, Brian Gourley, Kathy Gee, Shanta Acharya, Andrew McDiarmid, Alan Galante, Jennifer McGowan, John Miles.
Interview − with Christopher North.
Poems: Christopher North, Jonathan Steffen, Pat Borthwick, Stephen C. Middleton, Owen Gallagher, Nick Burbridge, Jilly Funnell, Jethro Dykes, Helen Ashley.
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