featured essays

Modern Haiku Press is pleased to share a featured essay from each issue
starting with Modern Haiku 32.2, Summer 2001, through the present issue.

 

author. "Essay." Modern Haiku xx.x, season year.

Agostini, Bertran. "The Development of French Haiku in the First Half of the 20th Century: Historical Perspectives." Modern Haiku 32.2, Summer 2001.

Brooks, Randy. "The Love Haiku of Raymond Roseliep." Modern Haiku 40.3, Autumn 2009.

Brooks, Randy. "A Tumbly Life of Haiku: Reading Robert Spiess." Modern Haiku 42.2, Summer 2011.

Brower, Gary L. "Paz/Haiku/Dialectic." Modern Haiku 44.2, Summer 2013.

Buettner, Marjorie. "The Return Message: A Pilgrim’s Way of Longing." Modern Haiku 40.1, Winter-Spring 2009.

Cariello, Matthew M. "The Contiguous Image: Mapping Metaphor in Haiku." Modern Haiku 41.2, Summer 2010.

Earner, Joseph. "Senryu As An Art Form." Modern Haiku 44.1, Winter Spring 2013.

Gilbert, Richard. "A New Haiku Era: Non-season Kigo in the Gendai Haiku Saijiki." Modern Haiku 37.2, Summer 2006.

Grayson, David. "The 'Ancient Enemy': Death in Art and Haiku." Modern Haiku 41-1, Winter-Spring 2010.

Higginson, William J. "A Poet's Haiku: Paul Muldoon." Modern Haiku 35.2, Summer 2004.

Higginson, William J. and Penny Harter. "Haiku Is Mainstream." Modern Haiku 37.7, Autumn 2006.

Ifshin, Hisako and Leza Lowitz. "Haiku by Itaru Ina." Modern Haiku 34.2, Summer 2003.

Kacian, Jim. "The Shape of Things to Come." Modern Haiku 43.3, Autumn 2012.

Kacian, Jim. "UFOs in Haiku." Modern Haiku 45.2, Summer 2014.

Lanoue, David G. "Something with Wings: Fay Aoyagi's Haiku of Inner Landscape." Modern Haiku 40.2, Summer 2009.

Lanoue, David G. "Stories behind the Haiku: Cultural Memory in Issa." Modern Haiku 44.3, Autumn 2013.

Miller, Paul. "Ground Control to the Flying Pope." Modern Haiku 41.3, Fall 2010.

Miller, Paul Russell. "Out of the Mist: The Haiku of O Mabson Southard." Modern Haiku 42.3, Autumn 2011.

Miller, Shawnrece D. "Female Images in Richard Wright’s Haiku: This Other World." Modern Haiku 32.3, Fall 2001.

Minear, Richard H. "The Proletarian Senryu of Tsuru Akira." Modern Haiku 44.1, Winter Spring 2013.

Mitsutani, Margaret. "Essential Haiku and Nagata Kôi." Modern Haiku 33.1, Winter/Spring 2002.

Philippou, Dru. "Haiku Geometry." Modern Haiku 38.1, Winter/Spring 2007.
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Philippou, Dru. "HaikuHolograms." Modern Haiku 43.1, Winter/Spring 2012.

Reichhold, Jane. "Should Senryu Be Part of English-language Haiku?" Modern Haiku 44.1, Winter Spring 2013.

Ross, Bruce. "The Essence of Haiku." Modern Haiku 38.3, Autumn 2007.

Ross, Bruce. "Haiku Mainstream: The Path of Traditional Haiku in America" Modern Haiku 43.2, Summer 2012.

Rowland, Philip. "From Haiku to the Short Poem: Bridging the Divide." Modern Haiku 39.3, Autumn 2008.

Sagan, Miriam. "The Haiku of Philip Whalen." Modern Haiku 39.1, Spring 2008.

Sato, Hiroaki. "A Brief Survey of Senryû by Women." Modern Haiku 34.1, Spring, 2003.

Sato, Hiroaki. "Gendai Haiku: What is It?" Modern Haiku 44.2, Summer 2013.

Snyder, Gary. "The Path to Matsuyama." Modern Haiku 36.2, Summer 2005.

Spiess, Robert. "A Bit of Autobiography." Modern Haiku 33.3, Autumn 2002.

Spikes, Mike. "Haiku and Deconstruction."Modern Haiku 45.1, Winter-Spring 2014.

Spikes, Mike. "Haiku and Ockham's Razor: The Example of Jack Kerouac." Modern Haiku 44.2, Summer 2013.

Trumbull, Charles. "The American Haiku Movement Part 1." Modern Haiku 36.3, Autumn 2005.

Trumbull, Charles. "The American Haiku Movement Part 2." Modern Haiku 37.1, Autumn 2005.

Van den Heuvel, Cor. "American Haiku's Future." Modern Haiku 34.3, Autumn 2003.

Van den Heuvel, Cor. "Lafcadio Hearn and Haiku." Modern Haiku 33.2, Summer 2002.

Verhart, Max. "The Essence of Haiku as Perceived by Western Haijin." Modern Haiku 38.2, Summer 2007.

Welch, Michael Dylan. "The Haiku Gatekeeper: An Interview with Robert Spiess." Modern Haiku 33.3, Autumn 2002.

Yoshimura, Ikuyo. "Kidong Kang: The Haiku Autobiography of a Korean Japanese." Modern Haiku 35.1, Winter Spring 2004.

Yoshimura, Ikuyo. "Kato Somo, the First Japanese Haikuist to Visit the United States." Modern Haiku 29.2, Summer 2008.

Zuk, Edward. "William Carlos Williams and Haiku." Modern Haiku 44.2, Summer 2013.

author. "Essay." Modern Haiku xx.x, season, year.

 

 

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