Millikin University Course

Global Haiku Tradition
Fall 2010 • Dr. Randy Brooks


sunny sidewalk
hopping over the cracks
the brown finch


by Susie Wirthlin


standing together
full moon shining
on a black lake


by Lauren Robertson

Matching Haiku Contests

Matching Contest 1 - Chill of Autumn Rain
Matching Contest 1 - Results

Matching Contest 2 - Strength & Wellness
Matching Contest 2 - Results

Matching Contest 3 - Homecoming
Matching Contest 3 - Results

Fall 2010 Kasen Renga

Biting Winds & Sunshine

Coffee & Cigarettes

Heart of Life

Two Tiny Hours Out of a Life

Strawberry Moon

Advanced Studies in Poetry:
Global Haiku Traditions

Course Description

IN203, Honors Seminar: 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.

Students in Fall 2010 Global Haiku Tradition

Fall 2010 Syllabus

Assignments Guide for Fall 2010

Haiku Editing Sessions

Haiku to Edit 1Haiku to 1 Edit Results

Kukai Favorite Selections

Kukai 1Kukai 1 favorites

Kukai 2Kukai 2 favorites

Kukai 3Kukai 3 favorites

Kukai 4 Love HaikuKukai 4 favorites

Kukai 5Kukai 5 favorites

Kukai 6Kukai 6 favorites

Kukai 7Kukai 7 favorites

Kukai 8Kukai 8 favorites

Kukai 9Kukai 9 favorites

Kukai 10Kukai 10 favorites

Final Kukai Final Kukai favorites

Haiku Prose & Stories

1 Haibun1 Haibun favorites

1 Tan Renga

1 Rengay


Global Haiku Students Fall 2010





Ally Staudenmaier

Beth Ann Melnick

Bret Henderson

Brittany Falardeau





Katie Colletta

Danny Delaney

Eddie Pluhar

Jessica Golden





Kale Ewing

Kelsy Whitney

Laura Scoville

Madeline Knott





Samantha Miles

Samantha Parks

Stephanie Helfgott


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


© 2010, Dr. Randy Brooks • Millikin University

last updated December 22, 2010
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