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Cha: An Asian Literary Journal reviews Contents of a Mermaids Purse

Posted By Tightrope Books On December 2, 2009 @ 12:17 pm In Reviews | No Comments

Reid Mitchell reviews Phoebe Tsang’s Contents of a Mermaids Purse on Cha: An Asian Literary Journal.

“In her marvelous new collection, Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse, Phoebe Tsang, a claimant to both Asian and Western literary traditions, also portrays a world infused with magical transformation—and, following Pu Songling and Ovid alike, suggests that love and lust in their many forms remain the usual source for metamorphosis.”

Read the full review: Tsang’s Metamorphoses: A Review of of Phoebe Tsang’s Contents of a Mermaid’s Purse [1]


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