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Lee, Li-Young 1957-

Overview
Works: 86 works in 150 publications in 2 languages and 7,549 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Interviews  History  Educational films  Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Interviewee
Classifications: PS3562.E35438, 811.54
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Most widely held works by Li-Young Lee
The city in which I love you : poems by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems evokes the author's youth and the immigrant experience in America
Rose : poems by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winner of the 1990 Delmore Schwartz Memorial Poetry Award
Book of my nights : poems by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The long-awaited new poetry collection from one of the world's most acclaimed young poets
Behind my eyes by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combining sensitivity and eloquence with a broad appeal, Li-Young Lee walks in the footsteps of Stanley Kunitz and Billy Collins as one of the United States's most beloved poets. Playful, erotic, at times mysterious, his work describes the immanent value of everyday experience. Straightforward language and simple narratives become gateways to the most powerful formulations of beauty, wisdom, and divine love
The power of the word ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A six-part television series celebrating contemporary poets and their poetry. Poets include : Sharon Olds, William Stafford, Octavio Paz, Galway Kinnell, James Autry, Quincy Troupe, Garrett Kaoru Hongo, Mary TallMountain, Joy Harjo, Li-Young Lee, Gerald Stern, Stanley Kunitz, W.S. Merwin, Robert Bly and Lucille Clifton
Voices of memory ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the second of two programs filmed at Glassboro State College in Glassboro, New Jersey. Li-Young Lee and Gerald Stern offer poems that reveal the deep power of memory to inform and illuminate immediate experience
Li-Young Lee ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Li-Young Lee reads several of his poems and from his memoir The winged seed, and discusses his works and poetry in general
Readings & conversations reading by Li-Young Lee ; conversation with Michael Silverblatt ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Li-Young Lee was born in 1957 in Jakarta, Indonesia, where his parents lived in exile from China. He and his family fled to the United States in 1964 from Indonesia where his father was a political prisoner. Mr. Lee, who received a Lannan Literary Award for poetry in 1995, read on March 29, 2000"--Container
Li-Young Lee always a rose ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Influenced by the Psalms of the Old Testament, Li-Young Lee writes about his extraordinary family history and his relationship with his father. Lee's first book, "Rose", won the 1988 Whiting Foundation Award
Poetry of resilience ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small gathering in a Massachusetts town, 27 poets have come together for the first time to share their experiences as survivors of political atrocities. The poets' tales all vary, but they are united by the drive to bear witness to their past and to continue the process of healing. This documentary features six international poets who individually survived Hiroshima, the Holocaust, China's Cultural Revolution, the Kurdish Genocide in Iraq, the Rwandan Genocide, and the Iranian Revolution
From blossoms : selected poems by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In their own voices a century of recorded poetry by Rebekah Presson Mosby ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poets read their own work, recorded at various times and places
A moveable feast profiles of contemporary American authors ( Visual )
in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This video collection profiles contemporary American authors and their work in the environments that most influenced them. Includes interviews, readings, and documentary segments
Li-Young Lee by Li-Young Lee ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American poets Li-Young Lee and Chase Twichell read selections drawn from their own works. Some poems include introductory remarks
Midnight ruminator : first & (last) : [texts by Gaylord Schanilec ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cold work by Cecily Parks ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poetry on record. 98 poets read their work, 1888-2006 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation of poems read by various authors, recorded from 1888 to 2006
Li-Young Lee by Li-Young Lee ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poet Li-Young Lee was born in 1957 in Jakarta, Indonesia where his parents lived in exile from China. In 1964 he and his family fled to the United States from Indonesia where his father was a political prisoner. Here Mr. Lee reads from his book "The Winged Seed: A Remembrance" and his two books of poetry "Rose," and "The City in Which I Love You." Concludes with an interview with novelist and critic Shawn Wong
La ville où je t'aime by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The winged seed : a remembrance by Li-Young Lee ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reissue of acclaimed poet Li-Young Lee's heart-wrenching memoir, with a new foreword by the author and never-before-seen photos
 
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Languages
English (98)
French (1)
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