Killing Kanoko / Wild Grass on the Riverbank by Hiromi Itō

Killing Kanoko / Wild Grass on the Riverbank

Hiromi Itō with Jeffrey Angles (Translator)

103 pages first pub 2020 (editions)

poetry challenging dark reflective slow-paced


A landmark dual collection by one of the most important contemporary Japanese poets, in a “generous and beautifully rendered” translation. Now widely taught as a feminist classic, Killing Kanoko is a defiantly autobiographical exploration of se...

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