My floating mother, city

ISBN: 9780811217965, 0811217965
OCLC Number: 227016497
Material Type: Poetry
Document Type: Book
Author: Kazuko Shiraishi
Translator: Yumiko Tsumura, Samuel Grolmes, Tomoyuki Endo, Forrest Gander, Allen Ginsberg
Language: en
Publisher: New Directions
Publication Place: New York
Japanese Copyright Year: 2003
English Publication Date: 2009
Notes: Japanese title: Fuyusuru haha, toshi.
Related: New Directions paperbook, 1131
Abstract: This exciting new collection, My Floating Mother, City, contains poems from Kazuko Shiraishi's most recent books published in Japan, including The Running of the Full Moon (2004) and My Floating Mother, City (2003), which received the Bansui Poetry Award and a Cultural Award from the Emperor of Japan. Also included here are three amazing long sequences including "Sendai Metro, Greece Street," translated into English for the first time.