Ya-Wen Ho is a twenty-six-year-old poet who came to New Zealand from Taiwan at the age of seven. She is a graduate of the University of Auckland. 

Li Po (Li Bai), 701–762 AD, is a revered classical Chinese poet of the mid Tang Dynasty, known as the golden age of cosmopolitan civilisation.

Arthur Waley first translated 'Clearing at Dawn' into English in 1922.


Pieces by Ya-Wen Ho

Clearing at Dawn
Edition 43: Pacific Highways

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