Akita – the Land of Poetry vol.7 『詩の国秋田 第7号』(1)

  "Akita - the Land of Poetry "  vol.7 『詩の国秋田・第7号』 The yearly pamphlet Akita – the Land of Poetry vol.7 ,  『詩の国秋田第7号』, features prize-winning haiku and some fine haiku in the 4th Japan-Russia Haiku Contest in 2015 . First of all, here is a foreword by Professor Michio Katsumata at Akita International University, who is … Continue reading Akita – the Land of Poetry vol.7 『詩の国秋田 第7号』(1)

The Results of 4th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest : English Section (2)

  Results of 4th Japan -- Russia Haiku Contest  (2)   The Judging Committee for Haiku in English --Hidenori Hiruta (Akita Prefecture), Satoru Kanematsu (Aichi Prefecture), and David McMurray (Kagoshima Prefecture) -- are pleased to announce the following results of the 4th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest. In the opinion of the judges, 2014 and … Continue reading The Results of 4th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest : English Section (2)

第4回日露俳句コンテスト結果: The Results of 4th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest

  第4回日露俳句コンテスト結果 The results of  4th  Japan – Russia Haiku Contest  (2015)   応募状況  (The number of Haiku submission)   ・日本語部門 (Japanese section) 404句 (404 haiku) ・ロシア語部門 (Russian section) 247句 (247 haiku) ・英語部門 (English section) 495句 (495 haiku)  ・59か国 (59 countries)   入賞句 (Prize-winning haiku)   日本語部門 (Japanese Section)(404句)   秋田県知事賞 (Akita prefectural Governor’s Award)   … Continue reading 第4回日露俳句コンテスト結果: The Results of 4th Japan – Russia Haiku Contest