Gogatsu No Shi / Poems of May: A Collection of Miscellaneous Poems

Author: Shuji, Terayama
Year:1998
Pages:164
ISBN:978-0-7734-8320-9
Price:159.95
First full collection of Terayama's poetry to appear in English. Better known in Japan for his success as a playwright and founder of his own theater troupe, Terayama was also a literary critic, script writer, film-maker, and essayist. He experimented with new poetic structures, blending classic and avant garde styles. Includes the original Japanese with facing-page translations, and a short biographical introduction.