Poetry Reading by Yuko Taniguchi – Nov 16 – 6PM

by riamn. Average Reading Time: less than a minute.

Poetry Reading and reception: Foreign Wife Elegy by Yuko Taniguchi
When: Wednesday, November 16 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Rochester Art Center
Admission: Free

“This debut collection of poems bears witness to the compassion of nurses, the hardships of injury and illness, and the solitude brought on by marrying into another culture and country.” – Library Journal

The child of a Hiroshima Survivor, Yuko Taniguchi was born in Yokohama, Japan, in 1975. At 15, she came to the U.S. alone and attended high school in Maryland. She earned her undergraduate degree at the College of St. Benedict/St. John’s University, and her MFA from the University of Minnesota. She lives with her husband in Rochester, MN