Modern Japanese Tanka: An Anthology / Edition 1

Modern Japanese Tanka: An Anthology / Edition 1

by Makoto Ueda
     
 

Like haiku, tanka is a short, classical verse form that has attracted considerable attention in this century. This is the first collection of modern tanka available in English.

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Overview

Like haiku, tanka is a short, classical verse form that has attracted considerable attention in this century. This is the first collection of modern tanka available in English.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231104333
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
06/20/1996
Series:
Modern Asian Literature Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
4.96(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

PrefaceIntroductionYosano Tekkan (1873-1935)Masaoka Shiki (1867-1902)Mori Ogai (1862-1922)Yosano Akiko (1878-1942)Ishikawa Takuboku (1886-1912)Saito Mokichi (1882-1953)Kitahara Hakushu (1885-1942)Shaku Choku (1887-1953)Toki Zenmaro (1885-1980)Okamoto Kanoko (1889-1939)Miyazawa Kenji (1896-1932)Okuma Nobuyuki (1893-1977)Maekawa Samio (1903-1990)Saito Fumi (b. 1909)Miya Shuji (1911-1986)Kondo Yoshimi (b. 1913)Tsukamoto Kunio (b. 1922)Nakajo Fumiko (1922-1954)Sasaki Yukitsuna (b. 1938)Tawara Machi (b. 1962)Selected BiographyCopyright Acknowledgments

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