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Imaginary Vessels: Poet Paisley Rekdal explores how we memorialize the dead

The International Examiner caught up with poet Paisley Rekdal, who recently completed a collection of poetry titled, Imaginary Vessels. ......Through you, I’m drawn deep into the emptiness that you’ve encased, one more fleck of dark added to...

Compelling vocation in Burmese poetry anthology

The anthology is skillfully edited by Ko Ko Thett and James Byrne—Thett is also a contributor and translator, and Byrne a translator. The organization is chronological, with each set of poems prefaced with a short bio of the writer.  The poems are presented in both Burmese/Myanmar and English, in the hands of a number of translators.