From the Bedside Book of Nightmares – Book

Series namePoetry

From the Bedside Book of Nightmares’ was published in 1984 by Fiddlehead Poetry Books, New Brunswick, Canada. The poems in this book explore what Suniti Namjoshi calls “the bloodier aspects of gay and women’s liberation”. The seven digitised images in this item include a poem entitled ‘The Fur Seals as Shown on Television’.

Date of Creation / Publication1984
CreatorNamjoshi, Suniti
Associated Person/ Organisation
LocationNew Brunswick
Collection and Reference NumberSuniti Namjoshi Collection (GB 2661 SN)
Catalogue NumberSN/PO/4
CopyrightThe Creator and/ or the associated person or organisation where applicable.
Access to originalsThe originals are located with Suniti Namjoshi and at the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library at the University of Toronto, Canada.
Series notesThe material in this section reflects Suniti Namjoshi's published poetry. The digitised images include extracts of publications including her first book of Poems published in 1967.
Collection notesThe digitised material in the Suniti Namjoshi Collection features extracts of several published books, including poetry novels and fables. It also includes black and white family photographs and pencil drawings of (unused) illustrations for her novel 'The Conversations of Cow', as well as an extract of an interview transcript.