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  • Enough to Say It's Far: Selected Poems of Pak Chaesamby Chaesam Pak; David R. McCann; Jiwon Shin

    Princeton University Press 2006; US$ 14.95 US$ 13.60

    This is the first English translation of selected poems by one of the most important and unusual modern poets of South Korea. In contrast to the strident political protests found in the poetry of many of his contemporaries, Pak Chaesam's work is characterized by intimate portraits of place, nature, childhood, and human relationships, and by indirection,... more...

  • Silhouette of Reflections a Collection of Poemsby Neelam Saxena Chandra

    YS Books International 2013; US$ 24.99

    A Beautiful collection of 175 ruminating poems which will touch your heart seriously!!! more...

  • Scattered Memoriesby Giác Thanh

    Parallax Press 2009; US$ 12.99

    Published here for the first time, these fifty poems, explore his journey from young boy in Vietnam to being a leader in Thich Nhat Hanh’s monastic community. The early poems reflect childhood memories of war and destruction yet are also full of romantic and poetic imagery. His later poems convey a profound wisdom and spaciousness of heart. A Zen Master... more...

  • Poetry of Yorifumi Yaguchiby Yorifumi Yaguchi

    Good Books 2006; US$ 9.95

              Yorifumi Yaguchi is a nationally known poet in Japan. He was a child during World War II, watching while bombs split his countryside to pieces, while the neighbor girl fell prey to soldiers, while an American soldier crept into his home, hoping for rest and safety. Yaguchi's grandfather, a devout Buddhist priest, taught him peaceful ways,... more...

  • For Nirvanaby Oh-hyun Cho; Heinz Insu Fenkl

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 24.99

    Cho Oh-Hyun was born in Miryang, South Gyeongsang Province, Korea and has lived in retreat in the mountains since becoming a novice monk at the age of seven. Writing under the Buddhist name Musan, he has composed hundreds of poems in seclusion, many in the sijo form, a relatively fixed syllabic style similar to Japanese haiku and tanka . This... more...

  • The Shambhala Anthology of Chinese Poetryby J.P. Seaton

    Shambhala 2006; US$ 21.99

    In traditional Chinese culture, poetic artistry held a place that was unrivaled by any other single talent, and was a source of prestige and even of political power. In this rich collection, J. P. Seaton introduces the reader to the main styles of Chinese poetry and the major poets, from the classic Shih Ching to the twentieth century. Seaton has a... more...

  • The Poetic Development Of The Chinese Poet Haizi (1964-1989)by Si Li; Lin Zhao

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2016; US$ 239.95

    Applying the literary tool of religious and cultural comparison into the biographical and textual events, this study blazes the trail for appreciating Haizi and his poetry from a totally different perspective than the present criticism. Dr. Li examines the biographical facts, reconstructs Haizi’s mysticism as an epistemological endeavor, reinterprets... more...

  • A Study Of Twenty-first Century Andalusian Poetryby Lola Hidalgo-Calle; Daivd Seaman

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2016; US$ 119.95

    This work offers a fresh perspective on bilingual anthology. It’s expertly translated verses wonderfully capture the bold and vibrant contemporary Andalusian poetry of this select group of women. The added reader bonus is the inclusion of helpful and important biographical excerpts from interviews of these outstanding female poets. more...

  • River of Starsby Sam Hamill

    Shambhala 1997; US$ 17.99

    Yosano Akiko (1878–1942) is one of the most famous Japanese writers of the twentieth century. She is the author of more than seventy-five books, including twenty volumes of original poetry and the definitive translation into modern Japanese of the Tale of the Genji. Although probably best known for her exquisite erotic poetry, Akiko's work also... more...

  • Steep Teaby Jee Leong Koh

    Carcanet Press Ltd. 2015; US$ 11.99

    The poems in Jee Leong Koh's Steep Tea are rich in detail of the worlds he explores and invents as he follows his desire for an unknown other, moving tentatively, passionately, always uncertain of himself. His language is colloquial, musical, aware of the infusion of various traditions and histories. "You go where? / I'm going from the latterly... more...