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Another way to dance : contemporary Asian poetry from Canada and the United States

Title
Another way to dance : contemporary Asian poetry from Canada and the United States / Cyril Dabydeen, editor.
Publication
Toronto : TSAR Publ., 1996.

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Additional Authors
Dabydeen, Cyril, 1945-
Description
xvii, 251 pages; 23 cm
Subjects
Contents
  • Meena Alexander -- Brown Skin, What Mask? -- Passion -- Elephants in Heat -- News of the World -- Art of Pariahs / Agha Shahid Ali -- The Dacca Gauzes -- A Dream of Glass Bangles -- Snowmen -- I See Kashmir from New Delhi at Midnight / Himani Bannerji -- Voyage -- In This Fugitive Time -- End Notes / Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge -- The Blue Taj -- Chinese Space -- Tan Tien -- Texas / Sadhu Binning -- A Tale -- River Relations -- That Woman -- Rebellious Sita / Marilyn Chin -- Tiananmen, the Aftermath -- Beijing Spring -- Elegy for Chloe Nguyen -- Gruel -- Turtle Soup / Madeline Coopsammy -- First Hot Dog -- Naomi: Lost Woman -- Roots -- The Second Migration / Rienzi Crusz -- Conversations with God about my Present Whereabouts -- When Adam First Touched God -- Elegy for the Sun-Man's Father -- The Rain Doesn't Know Me Any More -- After the Snowfall / Cyril Dabydeen -- For Columbus -- Declaration -- My Mother -- Horses in the Dark --
  • My Sundry Life / Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni -- Making Samosas -- Indigo -- The Brides Come to Yuba City -- I, Manju -- The Makers of Chili Paste / Ramabai Espinet -- Hosay Night -- In the Month of the Sturgeon Moon -- Marronnage -- Liz / Lakshmi Gill -- The Man with a Mission -- Time Expired -- Just This -- I Turn / Kimiko Hahn -- The Crab -- The Fan -- A Circle of Lanterns -- The Unbearable Heart -- Instead of Speech / Garrett Hongo -- Ministry: Homage to Kilauea / Kevin Irie -- Chronology -- An Immigrant's Son Visits the Homeland -- Flight: An Immigrant's Memory -- The Camps: Burning the Dead -- Hearts / Sally Ito -- Chanson -- Haecceitas -- Seahorse -- The Poor / May Seung Jew -- Woman in the Room -- Snow -- When I Get -- Love Song from a Young Lady to an Older Gentleman / Surjeet Kalsey -- Voices of the Dead -- Against the Wave -- An Eclipse -- Missing Basis / Joy Kogawa -- For a Blank Book -- She Has Been Here for Three Months -- Stations of Angels --
  • Minerals from Stone -- Road Building by Pick Axe / Mina Kumar -- Mira Awaits Krishna in Riverside Park -- Sandhana -- The House was Dank and Deep -- Leaving / Carolyn Lei-Lanilau -- On the Death of Gu Cheng -- Parable -- Hangzhou Never So Good in Oakland -- The Structure of Bill Blake Within Me -- Harry's China / Wing Tek Lum -- On M Butterfly -- An Image of the Good Times -- The Devout Christian / Bhargavi Mandava -- Hearing Tongues -- Indian Fever -- Absence -- Moonsweets -- Desert Haiku / David Mura -- The Young Asian Women -- The Words on My Tongue -- Father Blues for Jon Jong -- A Caliban's Curse -- In America / Suniti Namjoshi -- Graven Images -- Minimal Murder -- Biped -- The Creature -- The Fur Seals as Shown on Television / Michael Ondaatje -- Uswetakeiyawa -- Sweet Like a Crow -- The Hour of Cowdust -- Light / S. Padmanab -- Camel by the Percolator -- Journey -- Captive -- Garden: Kyoto (Japan) / Uma Parameswaran -- Memory Poems: 1. Vigilance --
  • Memory Poems: 2. Past Selves -- Memory Poems: 3. December 6, 1993 -- Memory Poems: 4. Memory is a Thresher / Sasenarine Persaud -- The Man Who Went Over Niagara Falls in a Barrel -- Gifting the Light of the Soul -- Artwork of Kali -- Postcard to a Sister in South America / Ian Iqbal Rashid -- An/other Country -- Hot Property -- Could Have Danced All Night -- A Redefinition / Carol Roh-Spaulding -- Dreams at Breakfast -- Han -- Inner Rooms / Gerry Shikatani -- Gas Station, Vocables -- On An Afternoon (1) -- Speech (2) -- Parked Cars (3) -- As Is -- Cadaques / Cathy Song -- The Possibilities of Invention -- Mirage -- Work -- Blue Roses -- Hourglass / Krisantha Sri Bhaggiyadatta -- The Disappeared Keep Turning Up -- A Little Girl Cries for Water -- Don't Think I didn't See You -- The Deutschmark Devalues (India) / Suwanda Sugunasiri -- Cry of the Great Bird -- To Fly Away -- The Knight at the Square -- Light in a Hurricane / Arthur Sze -- Original Memory --
  • In Your Honor -- The Great White Shark -- Whiteout -- Ice Floe / Nguyen Chi Thien -- They Exiled Me -- In Olden Days -- Tree: the Wind Comes -- I Met You -- Today May 19th / Asoka Weerasinghe -- Amateur Arachaeologist -- 150 Newton Road, Mumbles -- Memories -- Acirema Fo Setats Detinu / Rita Wong -- Pomegranate Days -- A Wandering Daughter's Grammar -- When I Take the Pool Cue -- Blood Orange / Jim Wong-Chu -- Mother -- Peasants -- Fourth Uncle -- Inspection of a House Paid in Full -- Old Chinese Cemetery Kamloops July 1977 -- The South China Homecoming of Klondike Lee.
ISBN
0920661599 :
LCCN
cn 96932361
OCLC
ocm36342222
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries