Contemprary Tanka Poet Mariko Kitakubo.

Mariko Kitakubo Profile

Mariko Kitakubo

Born in Tokyo.
Living in Mitaka-city, Tokyo
Japan Writers' Association,
Japan PEN Club,
Association of Contemporary Tanka Poets,
Japan Tanka Poets' Society,
Tan-Ku Co-Founder,
Tanka Society of America.

In commemoration of
15 years of tanka reading
The Latest Tanka Sequence
Original Tanka presented at
Spoken World Live

Contemprary Tanka Poet Mariko Kitakubo. Article details.

July 25, 2015 Bilingual Tanka Reading in Impact HUB Kyoto


DSC_2134.JPG July 25, I performed bilingual tanka reading at the launch party of Kyoto Journal Food Issue.
It was a great experience for me to be able to share peaceful and joyoful moment together with staff of Kyoto Journal, artists of various fields, and those who love and respect Japan of different nationalities.
DSC_2145.JPG About 30 to 40 guests gathered for the party.
DSC_2126.JPG With Mr. Ken Rodgers of Kyoto Journal.
DSC_2149.JPG With Mr. Jim Einarsen, the founding editor of Kyoto Journal.
DSC_2119.JPG Impact Hub Kyoto is a space filled with wonderful atmosphere of good old days of Japan.