GOZO YOSHIMASU, FORREST GANDER, SAWAKO NAKAYASU & KYOKO YOSHIDA

April 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights

Gozo Yoshimasu will read with three of the translators of Alice Iris Red Horse. Gozo Yoshimasu is one of the most influential contemporary Japanese poets, and the winner of several major prizes, including the 50th Mainichi Art Award for Poetry, the Rekitei Prize, the Purple Ribbon Medal, and the Order of the Rising Sun. He was a participant in the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program in 1971 and 1987.