Launch of Tokyo Poetry Journal Vol 14 — the Eros Issue

Dec 09, 2023 at 6:30pm ~ Jan 01, 1970 at 12:00am

Prepare to be transported into the intimate world of human desire as Tokyo Poetry Journal launches Volume 14, themed “Eros,” on December 9. Lead editor Joy Waller describes the collection as a fearless exploration of the 21st-century sexual experience—stripped of shame, taboo and uncertainty. With an invitation to celebrate diverse visions of Eros, the poems promise to titillate and captivate.

The launch event features readings by key poets, offering firsthand experiences of the kaleidoscope of sensuality in the volume. Musical performances harmonize with the poetic atmosphere, while live painting by Jes Kalled visually captures the essence of this unapologetic exploration of human connection. Join this literary soiree, where words, music and art converge to celebrate Volume 14 of the Tokyo Poetry Journal.