Haiku Form

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Title

Haiku Form

Subject

Haiku--history and criticism
Haiku--composition

Description

Kacian discusses various examples of the various possible forms in English haiku, and concludes that ' ahaiku should be as long as it needs to be, and as short as it can be. Its arrangement should depend upon the needs of the poem, not the needs of the tradition.'

Creator

Kacian, Jim

Publisher

New Zealand Poetry Society

Date

2010

Rights

All rights reserved. This essay is republished here with the kind permission of the author.

Language

eng

Type

article