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  • Kyoto-Dwelling: Poemsby Edith Marcombe Shiffert; Kohka Saito

    Tuttle Publishing 1989; US$ 9.99

    Edith Shiffert , called by Poetry Nippon 'one of Kyoto's living national-and international-treasures,' here writes brief poems in the form of traditional Japanese haiku for each month of the year. Taken as a whole, the poems describe an American woman's twenty five-year sojourn in Kyoto. Although living amid continuous change, the poet has chosen... more...

  • Mapping the Nationby Sheshalatha Reddy

    Anthem Press 2012; US$ 130.00

    Focusing specifically on the poetic construction of India, ‘Mapping the Nation’ offers a broad selection of poetry written by Indians in English during the period 1870–1920. more...

  • Everything Begins Elsewhereby Tishani Doshi

    Copper Canyon Press 2013; US$ 14.99

    The American debut of Tishani Doshi, an Indian poet-novelist-dancer who explores the exhilarating “underworld of longing and deliverance.? more...

  • Pure Lizardby Sujata Bhatt

    Carcanet Press Ltd. 2008; US$ 16.99

    In this new collection of poetry that juxtaposes images such as organic sunflowers in Pennsylvania with sunflowers grown out of the toxic soil of Chernobyl, transformation and the natural world are central themes. Poems that respond to the work of composers Telemann, Bob Zieff, and Philip Glass are included, as is a poetic correspondence with the... more...

  • The Secret of Hoa Senby Nguyen Phan Que Mai; Bruce Weigl

    BOA Editions Ltd. 2014;

    Presented in bilingual English and Vietnamese, these poems build bridges between two cultures inextricably bound together by war and destruction. more...

  • Bhavaby U R Ananthamurthy

    Penguin Books Ltd 2000; Not Available

    A compelling tale of mystery, passion and spiritual exploration seventy-year-old Shastri; A reciter of Harikatha, encounters an Ayyappa pilgrim on a train. Around the pilgrim's neck is a Sri chakra amulet which looks like one that belonged to Saroja, Shastri's first wife. But Shastri thought he had killed Saroja years before, believing she was pregnant... more...

  • A String of Flowers, Untied . . .by Murasaki Shikibu; Jane Reichhold

    Stone Bridge Press 2001; US$ 18.95

    The love poetry of the Tale of Genji by Lady Murasaki comes alive in an all-new translation. more...

  • Incense Treeby Louise Ho

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2009; US$ 26.00

    Louise Ho is a Chinese poet from Hong Kong who finds her feet in English. Since her first publications more than thirty years ago, her poetry collected here has been a reflection of the fortunes of the city and its people, their hopes and anxieties, their achievements, crises, dispersals and renewals. more...

  • A Hundred Verses from Old Japanby William N. Porter

    Tuttle Publishing 2011; US$ 16.95

    A Hundred Verses from Old Japan , being a translation of the Hyaku-nin-isshiu , was originally collected in the thirteenth century. One of the most popular anthologies of Japanese classical poetry, this collection comprises love poems and "picture poems" describing scenes from nature in tanka form, thumbnail sketches compressed into thirty-one syllables.... more...

  • Tamil Love Poetryby Martha Ann Selby

    Columbia University Press 2011; US$ 27.99

    Dating from the early decades of the third century C.E., the Ainkurunuru is believed to be the earliest anthology of classical Tamil love poetry and known to be a work of enduring importance. Commissioned by a Cera-dynasty king and composed by five masterful poets, the anthology renders the five landscapes of reciprocal love distinctive to the genre:... more...