The Haiku Gatekeeper
- An Interview with Robert Speiss

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Title

The Haiku Gatekeeper
- An Interview with Robert Speiss

Subject

Haiku, American; Modern Haiku magazine; progress of American haiku; evaluating haiku for publication; haiku and our deteriorating environment; editorial responsibility.

Description

Michael Dylan Welch relates the background story for the interview, with details of how humbly Speiss responded to recognitions of his apparent eminence in the haiku world. The interview follows.

Creator

Welch, Michael Dylan

Source

http://www.modernhaiku.org/issue33-3/spiessinterview.html

Publisher

Modern Haiku
33.3

Date

Autumn 2002

Rights

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