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Culture Night 2018: Introduction to Haiku with Sean O'Connor

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The Limerick Writers' Centre

12 Barrington Street

V94 XA4W Limerick

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An overview of haiku poetry, with English-language examples, a short history of Japanese haiku and its major practitioners, and the various techniques used to write haiku. Includes writing exercises and a sharing/feedback session. Suitable for beginners.

Admission is FREE! Booking Essential!
Email: limerickwriterscentre@gmail.com
Tel Dominic Taylor 087 2996409

Sean O’Connor is a poet and writer who has been writing haiku for over 30 years.
He was an editor of Haiku Spirit during the 1990’s and his Haiku have been translated into many languages and published worldwide.
Let Silence Speak, his first solo collection, was shortlisted for The Touchstone Distinguished Books Award 2016. His latest book, Even The Mountains - Five Years in a Japanese Village, has been well received by reviewers internationally. Sean’s appreciation of haiku deepened during the five years he spent living in rural Japan.


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