Cathy Song is an American poet. She is the 1982 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets .... 267–74; Women Disclosed: Cathy Song's Poetry and Kitagawa Ukiyoe By: Usui, Masami; Studies in Culture and the Humanities, 1995; 1-19.
Poet Cathy Song was born and raised in Hawaii and is of Korean and Chinese descent. Her work draws on her rich Korean-Chinese ancestry as well as her ...
By Cathy Song. The sky has been dark. for many years. My skin has become as damp. and pale as rice paper. and feels the way. mother's used to before the ...
By Cathy Song. He thinks when we die we'll go to China. Think of it—a Chinese heaven. where, except for his blond hair,. the part that belongs to his father,.
By Cathy Song. The mornings are his,. blue and white. like the tablecloth at breakfast. He's happy in the house,. a sweep of the spoon. brings the birds under his ...
Ikebana. By Cathy Song. To prepare the body,. aim for the translucent perfection. you find in the sliced shavings. of a pickled turnip. In order for this to happen,.
By Cathy Song. Wahiawa is still. a red dirt town. where the sticky smell. of pineapples. being lopped off. in the low-lying fields. rises to mix. with the minty leaves.
Cathy Song's poetry vividly evokes the flora and fauna of her native Hawaii while meditating on her identity as an Asian woman. (The title poem of Picture Bride ...
Examine the life, times, and work of Cathy Song through detailed author biographies ... impressed Song that it inspired her to write an entire sequence of poems ...