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Published on 2012-09-22 and tagged for World

25 LGBT Tanka Poems from Around the World

Press release - For Immediate Release
  
Atlas Poetica: A Journal of Poetry of Place in Contemporary Tanka is pleased to announce « Chiaroscuro –Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Tanka » edited by the poet, Janick Belleau .
 
Besides tanka, this Special Feature includes a biographical sketch of the authors and an introduction by Ms Belleau. She writes: « The selected poems convey a strong emotion or evoke inner thoughts, profound aspirations, heartfelt concerns. The ultimate intent of this project was/is to give voice to LGBT and androgyne persons, friends and supporters. »
 
Chiaroscuro – Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Tanka can be viewed at the Atlas Poetica website, at
http://atlaspoetica.org/?page_id=599
 
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M. Kei, Editor, Atlas Poetica - A Journal of Poetry of Place in Contemporary Tanka

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