Pioneers of Modern Japanese Poetry: Muro Saisei, Kaneko Mitsuharu, Miyoshi Tatsuji, Nagase Kiyoko (Paperback)

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By Takako Lento (Editor), Takako Lento (Translator)
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This bilingual book presents a generous selection of work by four distinguished twentieth-century poets who made significant contributions to the development of modern Japanese poetry. A general introduction provides the literary and historical context for their achievement, while each poet's work is prefaced with notes on his/her life and career.

About the Author


Takako Lento and W. S. Merwin's collaborative translation of Collected Haiku of Yosa Buson (2013) won the 2013-14 Japan-US Friendship Prize in Translation. Her recent publications include The Art of Being Alone and Tamura Ryuichi.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781939161994
ISBN-10: 1939161991
Publisher: Cornell East Asia Series
Publication Date: September 18th, 2019
Pages: 200
Language: English