Paul Nelson’s “Black Dragon Year”

American poet Paul Nelson, who interviewed Xi Chuan for SPLAB, has published his poem “Black Dragon Year“–“After Xi Chuan’s Somebody [某人] and Li Bo Questions Answered.” Paul also wrote to me that touring Seattle Xi Chuan said “the dragons, festooning the lampposts in the International District (Chinatown) looked ‘like lizards.'”

Click here to listen to Paul read.