Japanese Poets

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Japanese Poetry - From The Late Ancient To Middle - Modern
... to a very different tradition and was regarded by Japanese poets as a form without any boundaries ... Later, in the Taishō period, some poets began to write their poetry in a much looser metric ... As a result, Japanese men of letters lost the traditional background of Chinese literary knowledge ...
11th Century In Poetry - Japan - Japanese Poets
... Akazome Emon 赤染衛門 (956–1041) waka poet of the mid-Heian period a member of both the Thirty-six Elder Poetic Sages and Kintō's 36 female poetry immortals (or "sages ... death unknown, sometime after 1033), mid-Heian period poet, novelist and noblewoman one of the Thirty-six Poetry Immortals known for a sequence of affairs at the court in the capital close. 1057–1129) poet who compiled the Gosen Wakashū anthology passed over to compile the Goshūi Wakashū, Shunrai's angry polemical, "Errors in the Goshūish ...

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    Poets are the hierophants of an unapprehended inspiration; the mirrors of the gigantic shadows which futurity casts upon the present; the words which express what they understand not; the trumpets which sing to battle and feel not what they inspire; the influence which is moved not, but moves. Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)

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