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March 2019

An Introduction to Haiku

March 4, 2019 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until March 25, 2019

Instructor: Mike Philley Description: Haiku is a minimalist form of poetry usually written in three lines. Originating in feudal Japan, a haiku expresses the fleeting presence of a single thread in the fabric of all existence. Often expressing insight into seasonality and other manifestations of the natural world, a well-composed haiku evokes that quality of human experience when time stands still and the heart moves. The class will consist of four evening sessions: 1. History of haiku as a poetic…

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