Close To Silence

From the elite court poets of ancient Japan to the soundbite-way, the haiku can add a commentary to our daily lives.

To mark the start of the LONDON Haiku Festival, Stephen Gill takes a look at how these miniscule 17-syllable poems speak volumes.

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From the elite court poets of ancient Japan to the soundbite-way, the haiku can add a commentary to our daily lives.

To mark the start of the LONDON Haiku Festival, Stephen Gill takes a look at how these miniscule 17-syllable poems speak volumes.

20000825

From the elite court poets of ancient Japan to the soundbite-way, the haiku can add a commentary to our daily lives.

To mark the start of the LONDON Haiku Festival, Stephen Gill takes a look at how these miniscule 17-syllable poems speak volumes.