Heian-kyo (modern day Kyoto)
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.
Editions and Translations
Brower, Robert H., and Earl Miner. Japanese Court Poetry. Stanford, CA: Stanford UP, 1961.