The Medieval 36 Immortal Poets (中古三十六歌仙)

The Medieval 36 Immortal Poets is a collective term for the 36 master poets of waka included in "Nochi no Rokurokusen" (an anthology of poems collected by FUJIWARA no Norikane) compiled by FUJIWARA no Norikane. The Medieval 36 Master Poets was termed after the Thirty-six Master Poets that had been selected and those poets who were outstanding yet are not included in the Thirty-six Master Poets as well as those that were active in the subsequent days.

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