Haiku is popular not only in Japan, but also in other countries. The works of Matsuo Basho in particular are highly regarded for their artistry, and his name is widely known throughout the world.
The International House of Japan Library, Bibliothèque de la Maison franco-japonaise, and the Deutsches Institut für Japanstudien Bibliothek will be displaying translations of Basho’s works and other haiku, as well as critical studies.
On this occasion, please enjoy various haiku translated in English, French, and German editions.
For further information on the exposition, please contact each library.
- Period: Thursday, October 2 – Wednesday, October 31, 2018
- Place: The Library, International House of Japan
- Exhibit: English materials on Basho and Haiku
[Bibliothèque de la Maison franco-japonaise]
3-9-25 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0013
Tel: 03-5421-7643 / Fax: 03-5421-7653
http://www.mfj.gr.jp/bibliotheque/presentation/index.php (website in French)
[Deutsches Institut für Japanstudien Bibliothek]
Jochi Kioizaka Bldg. 2F
7-1 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0094
Tel：03-3222-5273 / Fax: 03－3222－5420