Jeffrey Yang is the author of An Aquarium (2008) and Vanishing- Line (2011), and the translator of Liu Xiaobo’s June Fourth Elegies (2012), all published by Graywolf Press. He is also the editor of the anthology Time of Grief: Mourning Poems (New Directions, 2013).
VideoNewsHour Poetry Series
- Floods, Fires, Storms Are Fodder for Centuries of Poems
This year has seen intense floods, fires, and storms across the country and around the world. We visited poet Jeffrey Yang, who recently edited a collection of poetry chronicling how writers have tackled the topic of nature over the centuries.