Released: September 13, 2021
SFCC Library presents online Haibun Workshop with Miriam Sagan from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 5
Haibun is the prose and haiku combination first developed in Japan
What: SFCC Library presents an online “Haibun Workshop with Miriam Sagan.” Haibun is the prose and haiku combination first developed in Japan. It can be considered the original hybrid form. Participants will learn about haibun and write pieces that include timed writing, diary entries, and flash memoir. We’ll practice with placement of haiku, contrast, and metaphorical thinking. For writers at all levels. Background material and resources will be sent to each participant before the workshop.
Who: Miriam Sagan, a poet and author, will lead the free workshop.
When: 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 5
Where: Online. Send registration requests to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cost: Free. Space is limited. Participants must register to receive Zoom link.
Of Note: Read more about SFCC’s Haiku Pathway in this Santa Fe New Mexican story, “A walkway peppered with haiku”
Bios/Additional Facts: Miriam Sagan is the author of more than 30 books. She founded and directed the Creative Writing program at Santa Fe Community College until her retirement.
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