Mitsuye Yamada's 100th Birthday: September 23, 2023

The Poetry Center presents a poets' reading and tribute in honor of Mitsuye Yamada's 100th birthday, hosted by Brynn Saito and Brandon Shimoda, and co-organized with them and Hedi Yamada Mouchard. This online event features readings and tributes by Marilyn Chin, Chrystos, doris diosa davenport, W. Todd Kaneko, traci kato-kiriyama, Shirley Geok-Lin Lim, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Cherríe Moraga, and Nellie Wong. Their presentations are followed by a reading by Mitsuye Yamada of her poetry, from Full Circle: New and Selected Poems (UC Santa Barbara Asian American Studies, 2019), recorded to video the day before the September 23, 2023 webcast. The video program concludes with a gathering of photos as shared at the start of the webcast.

This program is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Publisher
American Poetry Archives
Location
The Poetry Center (Remote Access Event)
Date
2023-09-23
Event Run Time
01:39:00
Contributors
Brynn Saito
Brandon Shimoda
Rights

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