Millikin University Course

Global Haiku Traditions
January 2018 • Dr. Randy Brooks


broom in hand
picking up the pieces
of a shattered heart


by Bailey Welch


gentle summer rain
from a polka dot umbrella
child’s laughter


by Kimberly Dial

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Advanced Studies in Poetry:
Global Haiku Traditions

Shilling 422
1/8, 1/9, 1/10, 1/11, 1/12, 1/15, 1/16
9am - 3pm

Course Description:

EN340 Global Haiku Traditions examines the origins and spread of Japanese poetics from Japan around the world, with a special focus on the adaptation of haiku into other cultures and languages.

Syllabus for January 2018 (pdf file)

Students in January 2018 Global Haiku Tradition

Assignments Guide for January 2018

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Haiku Editing Sessions

1 Haiku to Edit1 Haiku to Edit Results



1 Rengay



Students in January 2018 Global Haiku

BaileyWelch DanielleMorgan DatoriaParker
Bailey Welch Danielle Morgan Datoria Parker
ElijahHenry KimberlyDial MarissaHolloway
Elijah Henry Kimberly Dial Marissa Holloway
SabrinaLeBlanc SeanJames VanceMartinez
Sabrina LeBlanc Sean James Vance Martinez


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