Japanese poet Kazuko Shiraishi reads from her work in a bilingual presentation. Widely acclaimed in her own country, New Directions has published a volume of her work selected from her more than 26 books of poetry. Translation read by Michelle Lofting. Produced for KPFK by Paul Vangelisti and Evanda Silver. Program is self-contained. Much in Japanese. Previously cataloged as Shiraishi Kazuke.
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