Today’s new release is an interview with haiku and long poet, editor and educator Lenard D. Moore, filmed in his native state of North Carolina in 2013.
In 2008, Lenard became the first Southerner and the first African American to be elected as President of the Haiku Society of America. He is Executive Chairman of the North Carolina Haiku Society, founder and Executive Director of the Carolina African American Writers’ Collective, and co-founder of Washington Street Writers’ Group. He has won the Sam Ragan Fine Arts Award for his contribution to the fine arts of North Carolina.
The Haiku Foundation would like to thank Lenard D. Moore for his participation in the THF Interview Series.
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