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Haiku Workshop
俳句ワークショップ

December 8, 2018
Haiku Workshop<br />俳句ワークショップ
Do you recognize this famous haiku by Matsuo Basho?

古池や蛙飛びこむ水の音
Old pond
Frog jumps in
Sound of water

Workshop

Saturday, December 8, 12-2 PM (Native Japanese/Advanced)
12月8日(土)午後12~2時 (日本人/日本語上級者向け)
*Saturday, December 8, 3-5 PM (Intermediate)

Haiku is an essential aspect of Japanese culture and language and has gained popularity worldwide. In this workshop, Japanese haiku poet Sho Otaka teaches participants how to write haiku using three lines of 17 or fewer syllables, as well as explaining how kigo, words or phrases symbolizing the season of the poem, have a role in haiku and Japanese language.
このワークショップでは、週刊NY生活の連載でもおなじみの俳人・大高翔さんが俳句の詠み方のみならず、季語が俳句および日本語でどのような役割を持っているのかについて講義いたします。

Tuition: $40/$35 per workshop
受講料: 非会員 $40;ジャパン・ソサエティー 個人/法人会員 $35

Each workshop limited to 20 participants.

Info & Registration Form (ENG)
Info & Registration Form (JPN)


Native Japanese/Advanced Japanese Learners
日本人/日本語上級者向け
Prerequisite: participants must be at level 12 or 13 at Japan Society’s Language Center or equivalent. Japanese natives also welcome, no English proficiency required. To have your level assessed, please call the Language Center at 212-715-1269.
参加要件:日本人の方、ジャパン・ソサエティー語学センターの日本語教室でレベル12または13の生徒、および同等の日本語能力をお持ちの方。日本語レベルの不明な方はお電話(212-715-1269)にてアセスメントが受けられます。日本人の皆様も奮ってご参加ください!

Please note: This workshop will be conducted entirely in Japanese. このワークショップは日本語のみで行われます。


Intermediate Japanese Learners
*Required Prerequisite: participants must be at level 6 or above at Japan Society’s Language Center. To have your level assessed, please call the Language Center at 212-715-1269.

Please note: This workshop will be conducted in Japanese.


Tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable for any reason after 12 pm noon, the business day before your class starts. All refunds are subject to a $5 service charge, including those requested by the deadline date. No partial registration or auditing is permitted. Please note that cancellations are accepted by phone or in person only. Cancellations via e-mail are not accepted.
授業料は一度納められましたら、開講日の前営業日(10月7日)午後12時以降、返金いたしません。それ以前の返金に関しては、5ドルのサービス料金が課されます。聴講は受け付けておりません。キャンセルの場合は、お電話か、もしくは直接オフィスにいらして手続きをとってください。メールでのキャンセルはご遠慮願います。

  • December 8, 2018
  • 12:00 pm