Postal submission for haiku in Japanese of either type. Haiku in English of either type are not accepted by post, and can only be submitted on the website.
|Application period||Until January 9th, 2017|
|Submissions||Haiku in Japanese on a theme of your choice, haiku in Japanese on a set theme, haiku in English on a theme of your choice, haiku in English on a set theme|
|Judges||• Haiku in Japanese
Seiichi Morimura (Writer and photo-haiku advocate), Itsuki Natsui (Haiku poet), Changhee Kim (Editor of haiku magazine "100-Year Haiku Plan), Akiko Yamaguchi (Haiku editor)
• Haiku in English
David McMurray (International haiku poet)
|How to apply||Fill in the application form on the website, and submit your photo-haiku.|
|Where to apply||Web submission for all categories
Haiku in English of either type are not accepted by post, and can only be submitted on the website.
|Categories||• Haiku in Japanese on a theme of your choice
• Haiku in English on a theme of your choice
A haiku and a photo must be submitted together. The haiku or photo should be associated with the
theme of "the sea".
• Haiku in Japanese on a set theme
• Haiku in English on a set theme
Submit a haiku in Japanese or English related to the photo themes 1 to 8
If you have any questions please contact Matsuyama Haiku office
Copyright of submitted works will belong to the organizers.
The copyright of the work which did not win a prize belongs to an author.
(The winning works will be shown in print and on websites.)
Personal information submitted by applicants will be used for selecting winners, making contact and sending prizes. It will not be used for any other purposes not agreed by the applicant. Nor will it be disclosed to third parties without permission. After informing the winners, we will publish the name of the author (pen-name or real name), country and municipality. *If the rules for application are deemed to have been infringed, the award may be cancelled and the haiku may not be published at the organizer's discretion.
Winners will be informed by phone or email between March 1st to 10th, 2017.An award ceremony and international photo-haiku event attended by the judges will be held at the Shiki Memorial Museum in Matsuyama, Ehime on March 18th, 2017. Prize-winners will be announced from April 3rd, 2017 on the contest website.
Asahi Culture Center, Setouchi Matsuyama Photo-Haiku Office
Tel: 06-6222-5224 (except Sundays 10:00 to 18:00)
18F, Festival Tower, 2-3-18 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0005