read the preface here:
new shearsman book on the poetry of Araki Yasusada
A little background here:
IN SEARCH OF THE AUTHENTIC OTHER: THE POETRY OF ARAKI YASUSADA by MARJORIE PERLOFF
Doubled Flowering: From the Notebooks of Araki Yasusada was one hell of a book. A must for the collection.
Buying this book of essays soon!!!
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