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Hakushū Kitahara
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Born (1885-01-25)25 January 1885
Yanagawa, Fukuoka, Japan
Died 2 November 1942(1942-11-02) (aged 57)
Kamakura, Japan
Occupation Poet
Genre poetry
Literary movement Pan no kai
Notable works Jashumon (Heretics, 1909)

Hakushū Kitahara (北原 白秋 Kitahara Hakushū, 25 January 1885 – 2 November 1942) is the pen-name of Kitahara Ryūkichi (北原 隆吉 Kitahara Ryūkichi), a Japanese tanka poet active during the Taishō and Shōwa periods of Japan. He is regarded as one of the most popular and important poets in modern Japanese literature.

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