Global Haiku Festival
Haiku Society of America

Millikin University
Dr. Randy Brooks

Photo Show | Haiku Contest | Library Reception | Tanka Society Formation | Global Haiku Speeches
Global Haiku Reading | Haiku Bookroom | HSA Meeting | Ginko Contest | Panel on Global Haiku

Global Haiku Festival

Spring, 2000
Decatur Public Library

Sister Cities Haiku Contest

Slightly more than 100 people attended the opening reception of the Global Haiku Festival at the Decatur Public Library. The opening reception was sponsored by the Sister Cities of Decatur, Illinois, Seevetal, Germany and Tokorozawa, Japan.

The Sister Cities sponsored a haiku contest for citizens of these three cities with the award-winning haiku presented at the opening reception.

See the award winning haiku.

Professor Ludwig Horst
Announces the German Haiku Award

Emiko Miyashita & Lee Gurga
Announce the Japanese Haiku Awards

Lee Gurga Announces the American Haiku Award

Lee Gurga Announces the American Haiku Award

Speaker Biographies | Speaker's Haiku | Millikin Students | Global Haiku Participants | Festival Photos

Questions or comments? Contact Dr. Randy Brooks
Last modified August 20, 2000