File FVF757 - Makar Press Ephemera

Identity area

Reference code



Makar Press Ephemera


  • 1974-1975 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

1 poster, 4 postcards

Context area

Name of creator


Administrative history

Makar began in 1961 as an in-house magazine for the English Society of the University of Queensland. It became a commercial enterprise in 1972. The magazine published original verse and prose, as well as interviews and reviews. The Gargoyle Poets series was published by the Makar Press. The series lasted for over seven years and produced thirty-seven volumes.

Archival history

Previously titled: Ephemera, 1974-1975

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

One poster entitled 'Makar and Gargoyle poets'; four postcards featuring poems by Michael Dugan, Norman Talbot, Roger McDonald, Peter Annand. Printed by hand on the Shapcott Press in the English Department, University of Queensland.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Unrestricted access.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright applies.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used



Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Revised, Linda Justo, 17-May-2022. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




Accession area

Related people and organizations

Related genres

Related places