On Ayukawa's dark wartime poem 'Man on a Bridge' (1942)
New ModPo video with Yosuke Tanaka
New ModPo video just posted — in which Anna Strong Safford and I talk with Yosuke Tanaka about a dark, wartime poem by Ayukawa Nobuo called “Man on a Bridge” (1942). Click the link (to view the video you must be logged into ModPo — registering is free and open to all):
Here is a link to the text of the poem.