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 ...
Related Poem Content Details. 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.
Related Poem Content Details. By Cathy Song. To prepare the body,. aim for the translucent perfection. you find in the sliced shavings. of a pickled turnip.
Related Poem Content Details. 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,.
Related Poem Content Details. 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 ...
Related Poem Content Details. By Cathy Song. Wahiawa is still. a red dirt town. where the sticky smell. of pineapples. being lopped off. in the low-lying fields.
About the Poet A Hawaiian of Chinese and Korean ancestry, Cathy Song ... With island poet Juliet S. Kono, she coedited and contributed poetry and prose to ...
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 ...
Cathy Song's poetry is rooted in her own experience and that of her family. She explores especially the role of women, often focusing on her mother and ...