The Poetry Project

Sawako Nakayasu

© Dirk Skiba
© Dirk Skiba

Sawako Nakayasu is an artist working with language, performance, and translation – separately and in various combinations. Her books include Some Girls Walk Into The Country They Are From (forthcoming, Wave Books), Pink Waves (forthcoming, Omnidawn), and The Ants (Les Figues Press). She is co-editor, with Eric Selland, of an anthology of 20th Century Japanese Poetry (forthcoming, New Directions). She teaches at Brown University.

http://www.sawakonakayasu.net/