Shinkichi Takahashi: Modern Zen Poet

Triumph of the Sparrow: Zen Poems of Shinkichi Takahashi
A Seminar with Lucien Stryk
Date and Time: 
May 16, 1998 - 4:00PM to 6:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Shinkichi Takahashi (1901 - 1987), who first gained recognition as a Dadaist poet and novelist, was one of the foremost Zen poets of this century. Poet and translator Lucien Stryk leads a discussion of Takahashi’s major works and their Zen content.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations