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Night, Fish and Charlie Parker

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Poetry. Asian Studies. Translated from Vietnamese by Linh Dinh, this collection of work from exiled poet Phan Nhien Hao chronicles the immigrant experience and vividly captures the trauma of the Vietnamese experience following the war. Barred from publishing in his native country, Phan Nhien Hao writes in a style both lucid and arresting. He is the author of two collection ...more
Paperback, 74 pages
Published January 1st 2005 by Tupelo Press
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Hilarious and dark and sobering. The surrealism is done well here - I am thrilled by many poems, but not consistently. Interesting and, in places, arresting nonetheless.
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Shelves: poetry, tupelo-books
It was incredibly cool to read this book while in Vietnam.
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