Haiku and the Great War

If you’re interested in the beginnings of haiku in the West, you may care to go and read Part 1 of a 2-part article I have written for Haiku NewZ.

This first part covers the beginning of World War 1, the vogue for Japonisme, the emergence of haiku in France, and the authors of early haiku in English.

Read Snapshots: Haiku in the Great War here.

Part 2 is being published to coincide with Armistice Day on November 11.

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