Buddhism and Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Kamens, Edward. The Buddhist Poetry of the Great Kamo Priestess: Daisaiin Senshi and 'Hosshin Wakashñ. ' Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Center for Japanese Studies, 1990, 170 p.

Offers Buddhist readings of the poetry of Daisaiin Senshi, a Japanese writer of the late tenth and early eleventh centuries.

Master Sheng-yen. The Poetry of Enlightenment: Poems by Ancient Ch'an Masters. Elmhurst, N. Y.: Dharma Drum Publications, 1987, 103 p.

Translated collection of Chinese Buddhist poems designed "to describe the ineffable experience of Ch'an" (Chinese Zen).

Pollack, David, ed. Zen Poems of...

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