New and Select poems from San Francisco’s second Poet Laureate


Out of the Dust: New and Selected Poems
written by Janice Mirikitani

2014 | 208 pages
Cloth | ISBN 978-0-8248-3996-3 | $35.00
Intersections: Asian and Pacific American Transcultural Studies

Though constructed from a depth of experiences with struggle, these poems erupt in celebration of marriage, daughters, and the discovery of self through diversity. Drawing from her own background as a Sansei (third generation) Japanese American, Mirikitani reflects on the many ways we connect through the dust and our ability to rise and renew ourselves from this place. Learn more here.