AINU DREAMS

AINU DREAMS

by George Quasha
     
 

In Ainu Dreams, poet George Quasha and buun, a Japanese artist living in America, collaborate in poetically manifesting the artist's richly articulated dream-life. These eighty-odd poems embody an ever-opening cosmos of curious image, surprising narrative, and enigmatic teaching in a language no one could have dreamed up alone. Structurally intriguing poems reveal

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In Ainu Dreams, poet George Quasha and buun, a Japanese artist living in America, collaborate in poetically manifesting the artist's richly articulated dream-life. These eighty-odd poems embody an ever-opening cosmos of curious image, surprising narrative, and enigmatic teaching in a language no one could have dreamed up alone. Structurally intriguing poems reveal the innards of the dreams themselves, yet always speak directly and readably, sometimes addressed to a second person (the poet, the reader). The poems and even reading itself seem to be dreaming. Poet and dreamer both live in New York's Hudson Valley.

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ISBN-13:
9781581770537
Publisher:
Barrytown/Station Hill Press, Inc.
Publication date:
05/15/1999
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 8.93(h) x 0.45(d)

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