しいか (Shiika) JAPANESE POETRY 04

Poetry anthologies of the Heianjidai (へいあんじだい). The three most influential poetic anthologies in Japanese literary history are the Manyōshū (万葉集,), the oldest collection of poetry, the Kokin Wakashū (古今和歌集), an early Heian waka anthology, and the ShinKokin Wakashū (新古今和歌集). Manyōshū: Collection … Continue reading