This publication brings jointly clean examine from specialists on modern chinese language poetry, equipped upon some of the most wonderful poetic traditions of any civilization on this planet but traditionally ignored by way of students in English. This entire quantity deals readable and provocative remedies of a number of the most vital chinese language poets of our age.
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