dig the new issue of FULL TILT: a JOURNAL OF EAST ASIAN POETRY, TRANSLATION, and THE ARTS.
it’s edited by STEVE BRADBURY, who i was on a panel with at AWP in NYC. a really awesome guy. and his Tinfish chap, Poems from the Prison Diary of Ho Chi Minh, is one of my faves.
Among the issue’s features are translations from Chinese, Japanese and Korean poetry by Andrea Lingenfelter, Simon Patton, James Shea, Won-Chung Kim and James Merrill; paintings by Korean artist and activist Ah Ilsoon; and interviews with Chinese poets Yu Jian and Zhai Yongming, Taiwan poet Hsia Yu, Hong Kong Comix Artist-Writer Chihoi Lee, and Circumference editors Stefania Heim and Jennifer Kronovet.