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Library Research Services presents... 2015 Annual Haiku Writing Contest!

Celebrate the ancient art form of haiku this poetry month by submitting your own original haiku. Enter for a chance to win literary and poetic prizes.

Enter online through this Google Form
- OR -
on paper in the floral submission box located at the Research Help table in the Cornaro Room (the stained glass window room) in Main Library.

Submissions will be accepted until April 26th.

Celebrating National Poetry Month can be done in more ways than one:

  • Check out a book of poetry from the library.
  • Attend a poetry reading or read a poem at an open mic.
  • Chalk a poem on the sidewalk.
  • Select a poem you love, carry it in your pocket, and share it on National Poem in Your Pocket Day, April 30th.

Learn more about haikus through this George Saunders article in The Guardian.