Fukushima/Tanka/San Francisco: The Voice of NOW

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
8:30am to 10:00am
Please join us for “Fukushima/Tanka/San Francisco: The Voice of NOW,” a poetry reading and exchange focusing on the tanka poems written by survivors of Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami catastrophe that are featured in the exhibit "Voices from Japan: Tanka--After the Tsunami." The program will be led by Prof. Steve Dickison of The Poetry Center and Prof. Midori McKeon of the Japanese Foreign Languages and Literature Department. The readings will be conducted in Japanese and English. Free.
Art Gallery, Terrace Level, Cesar Chavez Student Center
Dilena Takeyama Center for Japan and Japanese Culture
Prof. Jon Funabiki