News from Asahi Haikuist Network / By David McMurray (2)

    Yesterday, to my great delight, I received such a nice e-mail from Professor David McMurray at the International University of Kagoshima(鹿児島国際大学)as follows.   Dear Hidenori Hiruta Sensei, I hope your many readers around the world enjoy this first of 3 issues in November dedicated to haiku about wines. http://ajw.asahi.com/article/cool_japan/culture/AJ201311010050 The sketch includes wines … Continue reading News from Asahi Haikuist Network / By David McMurray (2)

中嶋嶺雄先生追悼歌 : 幸野稔

  In Memoriam   It is a great pity that Dr. Mineo NAKAJIMA (中嶋嶺雄), a distinguished international sociologist and president of Akita International University, passed away in Akita City, Japan, on Thursday, 14th of February, 2013.  Having a profound interest in haiku, he supported the activities of Akita International Haiku Network as adviser.  With deep … Continue reading 中嶋嶺雄先生追悼歌 : 幸野稔