oceans beyond monotonous space|
selected poems of Kitasono Katue
by Anny Ballardini
dedicated to Bill Lavender
MFA – UNO
I always felt a distance from ideology. Ideology is a blank
sheet of paper. What is important is method.
The present review has been undertaken as a
tribute to Karl Young’s dedication to poetry, see his
Light and Dust
Anthology of Poetry site. I received from him several months ago:
OCEANS BEYOND MONOTONOUS SPACE : Selected poems of Kitasono Katue
(1902-1979); translated by John Solt with an introduction by Karl
Young, editors Karl Young and John Solt.
—from Kitasono Katue’s Sole Interview
In YU #8 (1975),