Nakatsukasa

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Author

Nakatsukasa

Location

Heian-kyo (modern day Kyoto)

Dates

912-991

Biography

Nakatsukasa was the daughter of poet Lady Ise and the granddaughter of Emperor Uda. She is one of five women included amongst the Thirty-six Poetry Immortals. Much of her work is included in the Gosen Wakashu imperial anthology.

Works

Poetry

Languages

Japanese

Genres

Poetry

Editions and Translations

Brower, Robert H., and Earl Miner. Japanese Court Poetry. Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 1961.

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