Millikin University Course

Global Haiku Traditions
January 2020 • 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

Matching Haiku Contests

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Advanced Studies in Poetry:
Global Haiku Traditions

Shilling 422
MTWRF – 1/6, 1/7, 1/8, 1/9, 1/10, 1/13, 1/14
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (with lunch break)

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 2020 (pdf file)

Students in January 2020 Global Haiku Tradition

Assignments Guide for January 2020

Kukai Favorites

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Haiku Editing Session

1 Haiku to Edit1 Haiku to Edit Results



Global Haiku Students - January 2020




Brendan Menacher

Diata Drayton

Jasmine Clark




Lucy Koger

Trevor Greenwood

Tristan Gammell

haiku conferences

haiku courses at Millikin

teaching haiku

speakers & readings

haiku competitions at MU

American Haiku Archive

student haiku projects

published haiku by students

links to haiku web sites

student research on haiku

haiku by Millikin students

directory of haiku magazines


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last updated January 14, 2020
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