Fifth Haiku Pacific Rim Conference
September 5-9, 2012
Asilomar Conference Center
Haiku Pacific Rim 2012 hosted by the Yuki Teikei Haiku Society and the Haiku Poets of Northern California will be held in Pacific Grove, California, at Asilomar Seashore and Conference Center. Asilomar is situated directly on the Pacific Coast in the beautiful natural setting of the Monterey Peninsula of California. The annual Yuki Teikei Haiku Retreat will be combined with the Haiku Pacific Rim Conference, which features the participation of haiku poets from the nations around the Pacific rim: Japan, Australia, New Zealand, India, United States, and Canada, among others. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Akito Arima, haiku master of the Ten’I Haiku Group of Japan, world-renowned physicist and former Minister of Education in Japan.
Please visit http://www.haikupacificrim2012.com for updated information, registration form, and conference details.
We are looking for donation, too. Please contact Fay Aoyagi (fayaoyagi [at] gmail.com} for details. Thank you!