The Seasons of time: Tanka poetry of Japan / moderated by Ellen Jaffe

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The Seasons of time: Tanka poetry of Japan / moderated by Ellen Jaffe
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Mrs. Virginia Baron, editor, and Mr. Yasuhide Kobashi, illustrator, discuss their anthology of ancient Japanese tanka poetry (or waka) with host Ellen Jaffe. They also discuss Japanese calligraphy and its relation to illustration. Both Baron and Kobashi read some of the mood poems, in English and Japanese. RECORDED: 26 Apr. 1968. BROADCAST: WBAI, 19 June 1968.

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April 26, 1968
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WBAI, June 19, 1968
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1 reel (44 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1968
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