Kazuko Shiraishi Karen Michel profiles Japanese poet Kazuko Shiraishi. Her words were once considered too daring and explicit, but she's now considered one of the country's most famous and honored poets. Her free-form style, often set to jazz, earned her the nickname "the Allen Ginsberg of Japan." Shiraishi's latest collection is called Let Those Who Appear (New Directions; ISBN: 0811215105).
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Kazuko Shiraishi

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Kazuko Shiraishi

Kazuko Shiraishi

Kazuko Shiraishi

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Karen Michel profiles Japanese poet Kazuko Shiraishi. Her words were once considered too daring and explicit, but she's now considered one of the country's most famous and honored poets. Her free-form style, often set to jazz, earned her the nickname "the Allen Ginsberg of Japan." Shiraishi's latest collection is called Let Those Who Appear (New Directions; ISBN: 0811215105).