Transformations: Haiku from Japan to the U.S. . . . and Back Again?


June 20th, 2015 at the Asian Art Museum: This talk, featuring Stone Bridge Press author Abigail Friedman, will focus on how the traditional Japanese art of haiku has been understood – and misunderstood – as it made its way from Japan to America, and how haiku is being written today. Join the Asian Art Museum for a discussion with this award-winning poet and author as she shares her perspective on the transformation of haiku from one culture to another.

When: June 20th, 2015. 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Where: Asian Art Museum (200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA 94102)

Fee: $15 Society members, $20 non-members (excluding Museum admission)

Tickets and further information can be found online here.