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Publisher Comments:

Winner of the 15th annual Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize Selected from more than 900 manu-scripts, this collection possesses unusual thematic coherence and intimacy. Many poems are set in the author's-native China. They explore family history and dynamics set against the oppressive Cultural Revolution.Yun Wang, born in a small town in Southwest China in 1964, came to the U.S. to study physics in 1985. She is an assistant professor specializing in theoretical cosmology at the University of Oklahoma. This is her first full-length collection.

About the Author

Yun Wang, born in Southwest China in 1964, came to the U.S. for graduate studies in physics in 1985. Today she is an assistant professor specializing in theoretical cosmology at the University of Oklahoma. She has published one poetry chapbook with Bull Thistle Press. Many of her poems and translations of classical Chinese poetry have appeared in literary journals and anthologies.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781586540234
Subtitle:
Poems
Author:
Wang, Yun
Publisher:
Story Line Press
Location:
Ashland, Or.
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
China
Subject:
Asia - General
Subject:
Chinese americans
Subject:
American - Asian American
Subject:
General Poetry
Copyright:
Series:
Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize Library
Series Volume:
RL31354
Publication Date:
December 2002
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
99
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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