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Sayaka Ohsaki

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Sayaka Ohsaki

Sayaka Ohsaki (1982-) was featured in the journal Yuriika (Eureka) as one of the newest rising stars of the Japanese poetic world.  She describes herself as a “badger-like girl that lives in Tokyo,” making books, writing poems, and staying in constant motion. Her first collection of poetry, a slim book entitled Jimen (Ground), was recently published. 

Articles by Sayaka Ohsaki

Noisy Animal
By Sayaka Ohsaki
Language is the first disaster that humanity experiences. Language is the violence that we, as people, continue to experience everyday.  We experience this disaster, this violence, and, still babies,…
Translated from Japanese by Jeffrey Angles