Lawson Fusao Inada

Lawson Fusao Inada Lawson Fusao Inada is Professor of English at Southern Oregon State College. His book of poems, Legends from Camp (Coffee House Press), won an American Book Award in 1994.

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Legends from Camp

A Nice Place Outside the rest home,resting in hiswheelchair in the shade, my father said:“This is a nice place”– and I couldn’t tellif he meant the rest home in general,the shady spacewith the birdschirping,fountainflowing,springbreezes blowing, or the world. Grandmother For Grandmother Mijiu Inada, Yoshiko Saito Except for the fact that Grandmother taught mechopsticks;and Japanese before […]

By Lawson Fusao Inada
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