1. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

    Playwright and critic Yamazaki Masakazu, an advisor to the Japan Journal for many years, on November 3 received the Orde…

  2. Underneath the Spreading Linden Tree: Haiku in Romania

    Nishiike Mayo, First Secretary at the Embassy of J…

  3. Reading the Seasons

    On June 8, 2018, the Haiku International Associati…

  4. The Link Is the Thing

    Published in May, the Penguin Book of Haiku is an …

  5. Pikachu Outbreak Captures Hearts

    The Minato Mirai district of Yokohama in Kanag…

  6. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

  7. Theatrical Leanings

  8. The Narrow Road to UNESCO

  9. Japan Cultural Envoys

  10. Haiku: “Sharing Makes Peace”