World Haiku Series 2019 (22) Haiku by Bitary Subirin

World Haiku Series 2019 (22) Haiku by Bitary Subirin   IN AN OPEN WINDOW    *** An open window… There’s a lot of emptiness, The thoughts disappear.                 開いている窓… 多くの空虚がある、 思考が消える     *** Boundless open space.     Field of creativity… They plow and plow on.   限りないオープンスペース 創造の野原… 彼らは耕し続ける                                             "As long as there is … Continue reading World Haiku Series 2019 (22) Haiku by Bitary Subirin

6th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest : Guidelines (Russian Version)

  ロシア語版の募集要項を掲載いたします。 ウラジオストク日本センター(向井一良所長)のロシア語によるホームページでも応募を呼びかけています。 http://www.jp-club.ru/ http://www.jp-club.ru/shestoj-yapono-rossijskij-konkurs-xajku-prefektury-akita-posvyashhen-teme-cvety/    お題は「花」、雑詠も可です。 皆様のご応募を期待いたします。   Here is a photo of cherry blossoms in Akita, the northern Honshu,  Japan .     ШЕСТОЙ ЯПОНО-РОССИЙСКИЙ КОНКУРС ХАЙКУ ПРЕФЕКТУРЫ АКИТА ПОСВЯЩЕН ТЕМЕ «ЦВЕТЫ» (Основные условия участия в конкурсе и подачи заявки)   В мае 2012 г. Международное веб-сообщество хайку префектуры Акита (Akita International Haiku … Continue reading 6th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest : Guidelines (Russian Version)

詩の国秋田 Akita – the Land of Poetry 2016.10 vol. 8

                                                                       祝「日露俳句コンテスト」5周年                                                                                                                   秋田市長 穂 積  志             Congratulations on the 5th Anniversary of the Japan-Russia Haiku Contests     Motomu Hozumi, Mayor of Akita City Let me send you my hearty congratulations on the 5th anniversary of the Japan-Russia Haiku Contests.  It is also a great honour to … Continue reading 詩の国秋田 Akita – the Land of Poetry 2016.10 vol. 8

The Results of 5th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest 2016

  The Results of 5th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest 2016   The Akita International Haiku Network is willing to announce the results of the 5th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest in 2016. Here are prize-winning haiku and haiku of HONORABLE MENTIONS in the contest.   日本語部門 (Japanese Section)(332句)   332 haiku were submitted from 5 countries: Japan, Kazakhstan, … Continue reading The Results of 5th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest 2016

AUTUMN FIELDS AKITA HAIKU TO THE WORLD A BILINGUAL ANTHOLOGY (秋田俳句集)

  Alexander Dolin, Professor of Japanese Literature and Civilization Studies at Akita International University Japan, edited AUTUMN FIELDS, AKITA HAIKU TO THE WORLD(秋田俳句集), which is A BILINGUAL ANTHOLOGY, in collaboration with HIDENORI HIRUTA.   Here are a few copies of the beginning part.       Here is a table of Contents.     Here is part … Continue reading AUTUMN FIELDS AKITA HAIKU TO THE WORLD A BILINGUAL ANTHOLOGY (秋田俳句集)