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Jeffrey Yang and Kazumi Tanaka

Family Altar

Poem by Jeffrey Yang
Art by Kazumi Tanaka
Japanese translation by Hiroaki Sato

Excerpt from
Excerpt from "No Home Go Home / Go Home No Home" from Line and Light. Copyright © 2022 by Jeffrey Yang. Image copyright © Kazumi Tanaka. Japanese translation copyright © Hiroaki Sato. Reprinted with the permission of Graywolf Press, Minneapolis, Minnesota,


Jeffrey Yang

Jeffrey Yang is the author of the poetry collections Line and Light (2022), Hey, Marfa (2018), Vanishing-Line (2011), and An Aquarium (2008), winner of the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award.

Hiroaki Sato

Hiroaki Sato is a Japanese poet and prolific translator who writes frequently for The Japan Times.

Kazumi Tanaka

Kazumi Tanaka is an artist. Her work addresses the connection between the ephemeral nature of memory and the tangible mementos of history.


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