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The Last Lyric
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The Last Lyric

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Poetry. Asian Studies. Translated from the Chinese by Yunte Huang in a bilingual edition. In his poem, "Poetry Cannot Fix You" Yu Xinqiao asserts that poetry can fix many things, just not the self or a loved one ("you"). But in an address before the...

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Atoms of Muses
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Atoms of Muses

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Poetry. Timothy Dyke's ATOMS OF MUSES is a book that took great courage to compose. Dyke confronts the issue of gay teen suicide in a sequence of prose poems. While the poet "clings to some need for chronology," these are the meditations of an older...

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Zero Distance: New Poetry from China
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Zero Distance: New Poetry from China

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Poetry. Asian Studies. This book consists of 81 poems by 29 poets from China. 23 of them were born after 1970, 15 were born in or after 1980, with the youngest one born in 2006. Editor and translator Liang Yujing, who lives in Wellington, New Zealan...

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PEI PEI THE MONKEY KING
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PEI PEI THE MONKEY KING

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Poetry. Translated from the Chinese by Henry Wei Leung. PEI PEI THE MONKEY KING, Wawa's first book, is a playful book about painful subjects in contemporary Hong Kong, namely the Umbrella Revolution of 2014, the Fishball Revolution of 2016 and an on...

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A Tale of Magicians Who Puffed Up Money That Lost Its Puff
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A Tale of Magicians Who Puffed Up Money That Lost Its Puff

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. For over a decade now, Kaia Sand has been making magic with her ethical documentary poetry and prose around our globe's fragile ecology, economies and sites of resistance. In her first Tinfish Press book, REMEMBER TO WAV...

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Of Beings Alone: The Eigenface
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Of Beings Alone: The Eigenface

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Poetry. Many brilliant works of art are two-toned; consider the upbeat melody to Charles Mingus's Fables of Faubus, an otherwise bitter screed against segregation and racism. Or consider the chirpy sound of the Beatles' Ticket to Ride, a song about ...

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Over Hear: six types of poetry experiment in Aotearoa/New Zealand
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Over Hear: six types of poetry experiment in Aotearoa/New Zealand

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Literary Nonfiction. Literary Criticism. Lisa Samuels's long essay proposes an expansive set of definitions of six modes of experimental poetry in Aotearoa/New Zealand. An American poet, critic and scholar who has lived and worked in Auckland since ...

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Lost Wax
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Lost Wax

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Poetry. Translation and translation studies. Poetry in translation is a trust exercise; reader must rely on translator to turn words into other words, while preserving the larger meaning of the original. Jonathan Stalling's book is for those readers...

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Woodrat Flat
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Woodrat Flat

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Poetry. Asian American Studies. WOODRAT FLAT, by the late Albert Saijo, includes work from the late 1980s and early 1990s, prescient poems about the environment, marijuana farming, and the failures of government; as well as beautiful, close observat...

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Escape this Crazy Life of Tears: Japan, July 2010
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Escape this Crazy Life of Tears: Japan, July 2010

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Poetry. In July, 2010, Zen priest Norman Fischer travelled to Kyoto to visit temples and meet with fellow practitioners. A CRAZY LIFE OF TEARS is a poetic journal of that trip. Fischer's poetry examines what it means to sit at the nexus of the past,...

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Proposed Additions
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Proposed Additions

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Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Documentary. Donovan Kūhiō Colleps constructs PROPOSED ADDITIONS out of many parts: a house blueprint; his grandfather's cancer journal; the instructions to a pulmonary respirator; the story of a daddy sea horse; and an ...

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A Bell Made of Stones
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A Bell Made of Stones

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Poetry. Pacific Islander Studies. Queer Studies. "Lehua M. Taitano was born on Guåhan (Guam), the largest of the Marianas Islands, to a Chamorro mother and a Euro-American father. When Taitano was four years old, her family migrated to the Appalachi...

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The Arc of the Day / The Imperfectionist
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The Arc of the Day / The Imperfectionist

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Poetry. Steve Shrader's poetry combines elements of the tradition of Dickinson, Stevens and Ashbery, with the location of O‘ahu. These posthumously published poems represent an important addition/recovery of the literature of Hawai‘i, as well as of ...

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Diary of Use
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Diary of Use

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Poetry. Asian American Studies. "In DIARY OF USE, J. Vera Lee's poems entangle and untangle themselves with and from the world they abide in. They arrive and take up residence in a place between nature and culture, fate and chance, simplicity and co...

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