Saving Face by Roy MikiSaving Face by Roy Miki

Saving Face

byRoy Miki

Paperback | January 16, 1991

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Roy Miki's first poetry collection is an arresting, cleanly conceived series of meditations on the ties of family and place witnessed from his own place as a third-generation Japanese-Canadian. These exquisitely balanced poems trace the fragility of ancestral bonds."The drama of Roy's life-his family, politics, community, his unswerving passion for justice-is transformed here into burning coals that glow through the long, cold night."-Joy Kogawa, author of Obasan
Roy Miki is the author of five books of poetry, including There (2006) and Surrender, which won the Governor General's Award for poetry in 2002. A professor of literature at Simon Fraser University, now retired, Roy Miki was a pioneer of the Japanese Canadian redress movement, and his account, Redress: Inside the Japanese Canadian Call...
Title:Saving FaceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:91 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:January 16, 1991

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0888011555

ISBN - 13:9780888011558

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