April 27, 2013
Harold Washington Library Center
Haiku Festival Awards Ceremony
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
The ninth annual Haiku Festival Awards Ceremony features poets ages 8-14 reading their winning poems. The poets will receive certificates, cash awards and prizes, and read their original entries. This year’s guest poet/interdisciplinary artist is Guillermo Delgado. Other guests include Tatsu Aoki and Tsukasa Taiko Ensemble, traditional Japanese drummers.
Regina Harris Baiocchi is a composer, author and founder of the Haiku Festival, which offers workshops, readings and juried events. Guillermo Delgado is an interdisciplinary artist (printmaking, painting and poetry) who teaches arts and humanities at Michigan State University.