NU Intercultural “Human Haiku” Contest – 2020

Dear  students and all interested in Japanese poetry, 

We invite you to learn more about humorous poetry “human haiku” and participate in our contest.

2020 was a unique year, wasn’t it? Let’s try to laugh away the stress and negative feelings by pouring them into a short 17-syllabi humorous poem. You are welcome to compose a  poem by yourself or collaborate with your friends and strangers via the online platform. 

  • Application category: individual, international student, collaborative
  • Topics: Memories of 2020, New Year’s resolutions, Research & Classes, Free topic
  • Application is available from webpage below.
  • Deadline: 17:00 (JST) on January 7, 2021
  • Eligibility: Everyone is welcome to apply


Looking forward to your masterpieces!