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Poets of the riverbank

Poets of the riverbank

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Published by Arrival Press in Peterborough .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Tim Sharp.
ContributionsSharp, Tim.
The Physical Object
Pagination107p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15188707M
ISBN 101857863143

  Her collection Kawara Arekusa won the Takami Jun Prize, which is awarded each year to an outstanding, innovative book of poetry, and is now published in English translation (WILD GRASS ON THE RIVERBANK, ), by Action Books. A selection of her early work appears in KILLING KANOKO: SELECTED POEMS OF HIROMI ITō (Action Books, ).   Among his numerous book-length translations are Forest of Eyes: Selected Poems of Tada Chimako (University of California Press), Killing Kanoko: Selected Poems of Itō Hiromi (Action Books), Wild Grass on the Riverbank by Itō Hiromi (Action Books), and Twelve Views from the Distance by Takahashi Mutsuo (University of Minnesota Press).   The following is a list of books by dead authors that I have read and highly recommend. It’s a companion list to great novels by living authors and great graphic novels. This list Author: Blair Mahoney.   Riverbank” is one of several in the book’s introductory segment “Russian Poems.” She dedicates the book (the other section simply named “Beyond Russia”) to her grandfather Harry Ollswang, whose U.S. citizenship became final in , and we travel with her to his native country, where poems allow the paintings to reflect on the.


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