On behalf of the Akita International Haiku Network, THANK YOU to all the poets who submitted haiku to our 2021 haiku contest. There were nearly 500 submissions from over a dozen countries. The contest judges are now reading your haiku carefully. We hope to notify you of the results by the end of December. Please … Continue reading Update: 10th Annual Akita International Haiku Contest (2021)
The Akita International Haiku Network is happy to announce that volume 4 of our haiku journal Serow is just released! We know many people were eagerly awaiting it and we wholeheartedly apologize for taking so long to publish it. We planned to finish it in April, but alas, that was not to be.Please visit the … Continue reading Serow Volume 4!
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[日本語は下です] The editors of Serow: Journal of the Akita International Haiku Network are asking for HAIGA submissions to be included in our next edition, Serow Vol. 3 due out in early summer 2020. HAIGA may be attributed to multiple people (for example poet, artist, and/or calligrapher). Please include FULL NAMES, hometowns, and email contact info for … Continue reading Call for Submissions: HAIGA, PHOTO HAIKU **NEW DEADLINE**
第8回秋田国際俳句コンテスト結果（英語部門・学生） The Results of 8th Akita International Haiku Contest (English Section—STUDENT) The Akita International Haiku Network is delighted to announce the results of the 8th Akita International Haiku Contest for 2019. Recommended theme: impermanence; change; mujō) Judging Committee: David McMurray, Hidenori Hiruta, and Ben Grafström 英語・学生 English—STUDENT 特選 Award Winning-Haiku Looking through photos Recalling happy … Continue reading 第8回秋田国際俳句コンテスト結果（英語部門・学生） The Results of 8th Akita International Haiku Contest (English Section—STUDENT)