Draft Festival Schedule

Pre Conference: Saturday 21stDay 1: Sunday 22ndDay 2: Monday 23rdDay 3: Tuesday 24th   Saturday 21st Pre-Conference dinner plus some book launches - Details TBA.   Day 1: Sunday 22nd PANELS AND KEYNOTES 8:30 – 9:30 Registration opens 9:30  - 10:00 Welcome...

Books Launched

A Girl's Guide to the Islands Suzanne Kamata Published by Gemmedia The American writer Suzanne Kamata had lived in Japan for more than half of her life, yet she had never explored the small nearby islands of the Inland Sea. The islands, first made famous by Donald...

Workshops

Haiku with Jan Cornall Entering the Temple of Haiku. Join us for an exploration of the ancient art of haiku. In a Buddhist temple in nearby Lovina, we will take our inspiration from ancient and modern haiku poets, as we explore methods for entering into the haiku...