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Three women poets of modern Japan

Hughes, Glenn

Three women poets of modern Japan

a book of translations

by Hughes, Glenn

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Published by University of Washington book store in Seattle .
Written in English


Edition Notes

The poets are Akiko Yosano, Akiko Yanagiwara and Baroness Takeko Kujo.

Statementby Glenn Hughes and Yozan T. Iwasaki.
SeriesUniversity of Washington chapbooks,, no. 9
ContributionsYosano, Akiko, 1878-1942., Yanagiwara, Akiko., Kujo, Takeko, baroness., Iwasaki, Yozan T., joint tr.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL884 .H8
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6708684M
LC Control Number27025447
OCLC/WorldCa1609354

The Preface to this book calls it a collection of four hundred haiku by twenty Japanese poets spanning three and a half centuries, and so it is, but that is only the surface of the purposes and uses of this book. Ueda mentions in his preface that selecting the poets was a great challenge. Japanese literature - Japanese literature - Modern literature: Even after the arrival of Commodore Matthew C. Perry’s U.S. Navy fleet in and the gradual opening of the country to the West and its influence, there was at first little noticeable effect on Japanese literature. The long closure of the country and the general sameness of Tokugawa society for decades at a time seemed to have.

  The project grew and, eventually, nine English-language poets were paired with 10 Japanese women poets, with each collaboration facilitated by Kikuchi. The . Women in Modern Japanese History by Marnie S. Anderson, Associate Professor, Smith College “Among the signs which indicate the good results to come from the extension of women's privileges, we must refer to the experience of all countries.

Most of the themes of Japanese haiku are about nature or everyday life, but there are excellent poems of love from Edo period to the present day. The following haiku poems are the outstanding works in Japan. Related Posts. Most famous 10 haiku poems in Japanese and English; Best 10 love lyrics of Tanka poetry by famous Japanese poets.   "Modern Women Poets" is the companion anthology to Deryn Rees-Jones's pioneering critical study, "Consorting with Angels: Essays on Modern Women Poets". While its selections illuminate and illustrate her essays, Deryn Rees-Jones's superb anthology works in its own right as the best possible introduction to a whole century of poetry by women.5/5(6).


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Japanese poetry is poetry typical of Japan, or written, spoken, or chanted in the Japanese language, which includes Old Japanese, Early Middle Japanese, Late Middle Japanese, and Modern Japanese, as well as poetry in Japan which was written in the Chinese language or ryūka from the Okinawa Islands: it is possible to make a more accurate distinction between Japanese poetry written in Japan or.

Category:Japanese women poets. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This is a non-diffusing subcategory of Category:Japanese poets. It includes poets that can also be found in the parent category, or in diffusing subcategories of the parent. Pages in category "Japanese women poets" The following 92 pages are in this category, out of 92 total.

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