Volume 5: Japan & the Beats

Volume Introduction: On the Road of the Beats in Yaponesia, by Taylor Mignon

Poetry/Translations by Shiraishi Kazuko, Huw Lloyd, Niiro Shinnosuke, Poetry from the Man’yoshū as translated by Kenneth Rexroth, Nanao Sakaki, Tanikawa Shuntaro, Linda Russo, Edith Shiffert, AJ Dickinson, Sam Hamill, Keida Yusuke, Jeffrey Johnson, Philip Rowland, Edward J. Taylor, Ira Cohen, Jordan A. Y. Smith, Michael Pronko, Yamao Sansei, Cid Corman, Simon Scott, Holly Lanasolyluna, Yarita Misako, Frank Spignese, Hillel Wright, Joy Waller, Owen Skelton, Mihiro Kizuki, Richard Oyama, Jane Joritz-Nakagawa, Steve Dalachinsky, Yuko Ōtomo, Lawrie Hunter, Yuri Kageyama, John W. Horton III, Simon Rowson, Barbara Summerhawk, Jessica Goodfellow, Miho Nonaka, M. Ninfa Catania, Selected Bareku by Anonymous, Hirata Natsuko, Susan Sullivan, Leza Lowitz, Kijima Hajime, Taylor Mignon

 

Essays by Shiraishi Kazuko (translation by Julia M. H. Clarke), A. Robert Lee, David Cozy, Steve Finbow, Jeffrey Johnson, Simon Scott

 

Interview with Nanao Sakaki by Shiraishi Kazuko

 

From this issue:

Nanao Sakaki

Top Ten of American Poetry

Shiraishi Kazuko

Little Planet

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