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Poetry Reading in Kyoto 2020 (E)



Dates: February 23 (Sunday)

   Western-Eastern Poets in Sympathy: 
Poetry Reading in Kyoto 2020

Organized by
Japan Universal Poets Association
Supported by
Kyoto Contemporaray Poets Associatiaon
 
Special Supported by
 
Sponcorship


Program
 

PART ONE  Chair: Mariko Sumikura & Ikuyo Yoshimura
 
11:00
Opening speech by Takashi Arima (JUNPA founder, director)
 
11:05
JUNPA Prize Awarding ceremony 
Winner’s reading poem 

ARIMA TAKASHI Prize: Mr. YOSHIMASU, Gozo
Reading poem ”BURNING"

JUNPA Prize for Excellent poet: Mr. MORITA, Masaru
Reading poem "A Raindrop in Forest"

JUNPA Prize for Fresh poet: STARFIELD, Maki
Reading poem "Artman's song Ⅳ"

Neo Epoch Haiku Prize: T.B.A

14:30
Music by Taro Kishimoto and Yoko Kumazawa

PART TWO  
Chair: Chiyo Kitahara. Ikuyo Yoshimura 

13:30
Author’s reading “Duet of Fruits”
Jüri Talvet (Estonia: Poet, University Professor)
Kikumi Shimoda (Japan: Poet)

 








14:00
Author's Reading "Book of Mothers" 
Odveig Klyve (Norway: Poet, Film Director)
Reiko Ichihara (Japan: Poet)









14:30
Neo-Epoch Haiku  Taeko Uemura, Hitoshi Namino

15:00
Member's Reading
1  Yoshikazu Takenishi  "Ninja: Lizard No.10"
2  Chiyo Kitahara "Correspondence"
3  Mariko Sumikura "Dancing fire"
4  Chiaki Hamada "Overriped Protocol
5   Yoshimasa Kanou "At the sea"
6  Kazuhiko "When I feel life"
7  Taeko Uemura "Poet's Soul"
8 Noriko Nagaoka "I walk"
9 Hiroshi Taniuchi "i am an eraser"
10 Hitoshi Namino "Spider"
11   Ikuyo Yoshimura "The Fireflies Fly"

16:30
Closing Speech by Taeko Uemura
(Chair of Poetry Festival Committee)


18:00
PARTY at Japanese restauran
“Ganko Takasegawa Nijo-en”