Basho: On the Poet's Trail


Subject:
Poetry , Poets , Haiku

Description:
Feature article from 2008 describes following the path of 17th century Japanese haiku master Matsuo Basho who walked along a narrow "1,200-mile route ... through Japan in 1689" and wrote "Narrow Road to a Far Province." Accompanied by background about Basho, photos, field notes from the photographer, and an interactive map of the author's travels in Japan. From National Geographic.

Creator:
Norman, Howard

Publisher:
National Geographic Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/02/bashos-trail/howard-norman-text.html


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