Posts Tagged ‘Loren Goodman’



Two of my poems have been included in the special “Writing Japan” issue of Cha: An Asian Literary Journal.  The “Writing Japan” issue was edited by Kyoko Yoshida and James Shea, who discuss the process of putting the issue together in this wonderful editorial essay. So many talented writers have work in this issue, including […]

A poetry reading and discussion will be held by members of the Japan International Poetry Society at the Graduate School of Language and Culture at Osaka University (大阪大学の言語文化研究科) on November 17th between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Readers will include Eric Selland, Goro Takano, Jane Joritz-Nakagawa, Kiyoko Ogawa, Loren Goodman, Yoko Danno, and myself.  Poetry […]

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I’ve been meaning to write about Loren for some time now, ever since we first met in Kobe about six months ago for drinks and local specialties at K’s Place with Loren’s friend Taka. Loren, who I came into contact with through my grandfather, had been living in Kobe for the last six years where […]