ENTRY FOR 2019 NOW OPEN

The 24th International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition in Kumamoto

We are now accepting applications for the 24th International “Kusamakura” Haiku Competition.
A Spanish Haiku category has been newly added to the usual English and Chinese categories.


Awards Ceremony
Prize will be awarded at The Civic Auditorium Sears Home Yume Hall on November 16, 2019.

 

Application Guidelines
Entries must be submitted via the homepage.
Each applicant can enter up to two haiku poems. Entries are only possible in English, Chinese and Spanish.

 

KUSAMAKURA HAIKU COMPETITION : RULES FOR SUBMISSION

All submissions to the Kusamakura Haiku Competition must be original and cannot have been previously published. Haiku submissions to the Kusamakura Haiku Competition cannot be sent to any other publications for consideration, including online publications, and they cannot appear in any published form, including print magazines and journals, online forums, blogs, personal websites, etc., until after the completion of the Kusamakura Haiku Competition Awards Ceremony.

 

 

Previous winning haiku

Last Updated June 1, 2019
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The 23rd Competition Awards Ceremony, November 17, 2018

inquiry

“Kusamakura” Haiku Competition Office

5-21-5 Hanazono, Nishi-Ku
Kumamoto City 860-0072 Japan
e-mail: contact@kusamakura-haiku.jp