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Japanese poetry now

by Fitzsimmons, Thomas

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Published by Rapp and Whiting in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese poetry -- Translations into English.,
  • Japanese poetry -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementremade into English by Thomas Fitzsimmons.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL782.E3 F5 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134 p.
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5333557M
    ISBN 100853911762
    LC Control Number72186782

    This anthology brings togethere in convenient form a rich selection of Japanese poetry in traditional genres dating back from the earliest times to the twentieth century. With more than 1, poems, it is the most varied and comprehensive selection of traditional Japanese poetry now available in English. Ezra Pound called poetry the most concentrated form of verbal expression, and the great. Throughout history, Japanese women have excelled in poetry - from the folk songs of the Kojiki (Record of Ancient Matters) compiled in and the court poetry of the 9th to the 14th centuries, on through the age of haikai and kanshi to the 19th century, into the contemporary period when books of women's poems have created a anthology presents examples of th/5(2).

    The term haiku is derived from the first element of the word haikai (a humorous form of renga, or linked-verse poem) and the second element of the word hokku (the initial stanza of a renga).The hokku, which set the tone of a renga, had to mention in its three lines such subjects as the season, time of day, and the dominant features of the landscape, making it almost an independent poem. the haiku poetry of the modern period, the rcnga and haikai which constitute Japanese linked poetry have a position of central im­ portance in Japanese literature. This is the first comprehensive study of this major Japanese verse form in a Western language, and includes the critical principles of linked poetry.

      FORMS: poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, photography, art, “Lost Teas”: “Works from any of the above genres which have been previously published in journals/magazines that have now folded. If submitting for “Lost Teas”, please include the periodical and issue/date the work appeared. The Manyoshu, Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves is Japan’s oldest surviving book of was compiled during Japan’s Nara Period () when Japan’s capital was located in Nara. The Japanese capital subsequently shifted to Kyoto at the start of the Heian Period (), a period when many famous Japanese works of literature, including the first novel The Tale of Genji, were.


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