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As a service to the Haiku Society of America members, we are glad to post announcement and news related to haiku publications and haiku-related events. You must be a member of HSA to submit items, and limit your announcement to no more than 100 words. These announcements and publications are not endorsed by the HSA.

You may also see the archive of HSA Bulletins online.

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Please submit your announcements by email to the Electronic Media Officer, Randy Brooks at <rbrooks@millikin.edu>.


2014 Member News & Announcements

Peter Newton • March 18, 2014

Haiku Circle Scheduled for June

The 8th annual Haiku Circle in Northfield, MA will be held Saturday June 7, 2014 from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. Workshops, readings, music. Featured guest readers include Roberta Beary and Scott Mason. More information available on their website: <http://www.haikucircle.com>

Early registration deadline is May 7, 2014.

Gary Hotham <hsaanthology2014@aol.com> • January 15, 2014

Haiku Society of America Members Anthology 2014

The Haiku Society of America publishes an annual anthology of haiku and senryu by members, edited and produced by one or more editors appointed by the executive committee. All members will receive a free copy of the anthology. We are pleased to announce that the editor for 2014 Members Anthology is Gary Hotham. See the complete submissions details on our Members Anthology web page:


Philip Rowland <noonpress@macl.com> • January 9, 2014

Issue 8 of NOON: journal of the short poem is now online. It is designed to be read in the issuu 'flip book' format, so please take a look at <http://noonpoetry.com/issues/>.

All the best, and happy new year! Philip Rowland, editor

Charlotte Digregorio <c-books@hotmail.com> • January 4, 2014

A critique meeting has been scheduled for Saturday, February 8th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Chicago Metro area at the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, 768 Oak St. The public is invited, and participants aren't required to bring haiku to share, but those who do, should bring about ten copies of their work. They may bring up to eight poems each. The meeting will begin with a review of the basic elements of haiku and analysis of excellent published poems, before the critique of participants' work. Contact Charlotte Digregorio, Midwest Regional Coordinator, for further information or to RSVP, <c-books@hotmail.com>.

The Midwest Region will start its evening haiku critique sessions in the Chicago area beginning each month in March 2014. Our first evening critique will be Thursday, March 20 from 7 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. at the Winnetka (IL) Public Library, 768 Oak St., Winnetka. All of our programs are free and open to the public.

Lee Gurga <newsgazettehaiku@gmail.com> • January 3, 2014

The next meeting of the Champaign Haiku Workshop will take place on Sunday, January 5th. Date & Time: January 5, 2014, 2-4 P.M. Location: Main Champaign Public Library, 200 W. Green St. Champaign, IL, 2nd floor Foundation Room (222).

We will discuss “Twenty Places You Can Have Your Haiku Published” and then critique individual haiku. If you have haiku to share for critique, please print them out and make 10 copies so everyone can have a chance to see them. If you have ideas of programs you would like for future meetings, please share them with me. See you on the 5th!

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