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Haiku Meets the 21st Century : The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura

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Author: Haiku Meets the 21st Century : The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura
Binding: Paperback
ISBN: 9789388125413
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Publisher: Cyberwit.net
Pub. Date: 2018
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With Sayumi Kamakura we step across the threshold of a unique haiku world capable of revealing to us new powers of this remarkable genre. The latest critical book Haiku Meets the 21st century: The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura by Mary Barnet quite aptly reveals Kamakura's sharpness of sensibility to verbal beauty of haiku. In this remarkable book, we find a solid and reasoned body of  critical analysis of Kamakura's immortal haiku. No doubt, Kamakura has endeavored as much as possible to establish a fine taste for haiku among haiku poetry lovers across the globe. Her great and masterly strokes of the art of writing haiku are quite rich and varied.

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Sayumi Kamakura

Sayumi Kamakura was born in Kochi Prefecture, Japan, 1953. She began composing haiku while a student at Saitama University and studied haiku under the guidance of Toshiro Nomura and Sho Hayashi. In 1988, she won the Oki Sango Prize. The lyrical style of her haiku attracted attention, and in 1998 she established the haiku magazine "Ginyu" with Ban'ya Natsuishi, and has been its Editor since that time. She has attended international haiku or poetry festivals held in Japan, Slovenia, Portugal and Bulgaria. In 2001, she won the Modern Haiku Association Prize. Her published haiku collections include: Jun (Moisture, 1984), Mizu no Jujika (Water Cross, 1987), Tenmado kara (From the Skylight, 1992), Kamakura Sayumi Kushu (Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura, 1998). Hashireba haru(Run to Spring, 2001), She co-authored Gendai Haiku Panorama (1994), Gendai Haiku Handbook (1995), Gendai Haiku Shusei Zen 1 Kan (Contemporary Haiku Anthology in One Volume, 1996), etc. She also published, in both Japanese and English, A Singing Blue: 50 Selected Haiku (2000). Her haiku has been translated into English, Greek, Russian, Bulgarian, Portuguese and Korean. She is a member and Treasurer of the World Haiku Association. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9_z0D5IZ6E


 
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Haiku Meets the 21st Century : The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura

Haiku Meets the 21st Century : The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura
Haiku Meets the 21st Century : The Haiku of Sayumi Kamakura
ISBN: 9789388125413

$12

 
 
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