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Akazome Emon Biography | Poet

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Akazome Emon ( , 956–1041) was a Japanese waka poet and early historian who lived in the mid- Heian period. She is a member both of the Thirty Six Elder Poetic Sages (, Chuko Sanjurokkasen ) and the Thirty Six Female Poetic Sages (, Nyobo Sanjurokkasen ) .