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Jane Reichhold
Janes' Haiku

Biography

Jane Reichhold is a haiku personality. There's a lot to know about her, as well as to learn from her. On her page (AHA!POETRY!) we learn that she was born in Lima, Ohio, in 1937, and studied Art and Journalism at Bluffton College, Ohio, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, Fresno State University, Fresno, CA, and San Francisco State University, San Francisco. She lives now in Gualala, CA, USA.

She's also a mother of three children and taught art classes for children (1962-1966). She owned a pottery workshop studio in Dinuba, CA (1967-1971) and then she moved to Hamburg, West Germany, in 1971. There, she made sculpture from ropes which was exhibited throughout Europe. She became the first American woman artist accepted into the Deutsche Kunstlerbund [German Artists' Organization] and has written free-lance magazine articles and poetry since 1963 which, have been published in USA, Canada, England, Germany, Holland, Switzerland, Romania and Croatia.

She published the following books:

  • Shadows on an Open Window, 89 pp., 1979.

  • Textilwerke, (in German), 24 pp. 1980.

  • Installation: Collage in Space, 30 pp, 1982.

  • From the Dipper...Drops, 125 pp., 1983.

  • Duet for One Mirror, 22 pp,. 1984.

  • Thumbtacks on a Calendar, 34 pp., 1985.

  • Reissnaegal auf einem Kalender, 36 pp., 1985, (Translation of Thumbtacks in German).

  • Cherries/Apples, 52 pp., 1986.

  • Graffiti, 80 pp., 1986.

  • As Stones Cry Out, 40 pp., 1987.

  • Tigers in a Tea Cup, 344 pp., 1988. Haiku Society Merit Book Award

  • The Land of Seven Realms, 90 pp. Edited. 1988.

  • A Literary Curiosity: The Pyramid Renga "Open", with Bambi Walker, 320 pp., 1989.

  • Narrow Road to Renga, 364 pp., 1989.

  • A Gift of Tanka, 126 pp., 1990.

  • Round Renga Round, 145 pp., Edited 1990.

  • Silence, 32 pp., 1991. Haiku Society Merit Book Award

  • A Dictionary of Haiku, 396 pp., 1992.

  • Trashopper Haique, 40 pp. 1992

  • Classical Mega-Brain Potential, 60 pp. 1992

  • Inksmith, 44 pp. with Werner Reichhold. 1992

  • Wave of Mouth Stories, 189 pp., 1993.

  • A Dictionary of Haiku as Four Seasons, bilingual English -Chinese published in Shanghai, China, 224 pp.

  • Oracle, 40 pp. with Werner Reichhold. 1993.

  • Wind Five Folded, 262 pp. Edited with Werner Reichhold.

  • Bowls I Buy, Online book. 1996.

  • In the Presence, with Werner Reichhold, 1998, 128 pp.

Among her many achievements are:

  • Leader of the Haiku Writers of Gualala Arts and publisher of their monthly Haiku Sharing for seven years.

  • Founder of AHA Books, Publishing Company, in 1987.

  • Publisher of Mirrors - International Haiku Forum, a magazine distributed worldwide 1988 - 1995.

  • Started the Tanka Splendor Awards (previously named Mirrors International Tanka Awards) in 1989 which continues yearly.

  • Editor of the Geppo, the periodical for the Yuki Teikei Haiku Society of United States and Canada, 1991 - 1994.

  • Co-Editor of LYNX, a journal for linking poets with renga and tanka since 1993.

  • Editor of the "Poet Tree" of the Coast Magazine, Gualala, California. 1991 - 1997.

  • Put AHA!POETRY on the web on December 7th ,1995.

  • Member of the Haiku Society of America, Haiku Poets of Northern California, Haiku Canada, Haiku International, Tokyo, Japan; the German Haiku Society, and Poetry Society of Japan.

Her Awards:

  • Twice winner of the Museum of Haiku Literature Award [Tokyo].

  • Three-time winner of an Haiku Society of America.

  • Merit Book Award: Tigers In A Tea Cup, Silence, and A Dictionary of Haiku.

  • Winner of numerous haiku awards, including second place in the 1987 JAL contest and in the Itoen Tea Company Award in 1992.

Her papers are being archived at the American Haiku Archives in the State Library of California, Sacramento, CA

Biografia

Jane Reichhold é uma personalidade do haiku. Há muito para saber sobre ela, como também para aprender com ela. Em sua página (AHA!POETRY!) aprendemos que ela nasceu em Lima, Ohio, em 1937, e estudou Arte e Jornalismo na Faculdade de Bluffton, Ohio, Universidade de Ohio, Athens, Ohio, Universidade do Estado de Fresno, Fresno, CA, e na Universidade de San Francisco, San Francisco. Atualmente ela mora em Gualala, CA, EUA.

Jane teve três filhos. Ensinou arte para crianças de 1962 a 1966, possuiu um estúdio da oficina de cerâmica em Dinuba, CA em 1967-1971 e então mudou-se para Hamburgo, Alemanha Ocidental, em 1971. Lá, fêz esculturas de cordas que foram exibiddas em mostras pela Europa. Foi a primeira artista americana mulher a ser aceita no Deutsche Kunstlerbund (Organização dos Artistas Alemães) e escreveu artigos e poesia como free-lance para magazines desde 1963 que, foram publicados nos EUA, Canadá, Inglaterra, Alemanha, Holanda, Suiça, Romania e Croatia.

Publicou os seguintes livros:

  • Shadows on an Open Window, 89 pp., 1979.

  • Textilwerke, (in German), 24 pp. 1980.

  • Installation: Collage in Space, 30 pp, 1982.

  • From the Dipper...Drops, 125 pp., 1983.

  • Duet for One Mirror, 22 pp,. 1984.

  • Thumbtacks on a Calendar, 34 pp., 1985.

  • Reissnaegal auf einem Kalender, 36 pp., 1985, (Tradução de Thumbtacks em Alemão).

  • Cherries/Apples, 52 pp., 1986.

  • Graffiti, 80 pp., 1986.

  • As Stones Cry Out, 40 pp., 1987.

  • Tigers in a Tea Cup, 344 pp., 1988. Haiku Society Merit Book Award

  • The Land of Seven Realms, 90 pp. Edited. 1988.

  • A Literary Curiosity: The Pyramid Renga "Open", with Bambi Walker, 320 pp., 1989.

  • Narrow Road to Renga, 364 pp., 1989.

  • A Gift of Tanka, 126 pp., 1990.

  • Round Renga Round, 145 pp., Edited 1990.

  • Silence, 32 pp., 1991. Haiku Society Merit Book Award

  • A Dictionary of Haiku, 396 pp., 1992.

  • Trashopper Haique, 40 pp. 1992

  • Classical Mega-Brain Potential, 60 pp. 1992

  • Inksmith, 44 pp. with Werner Reichhold. 1992

  • Wave of Mouth Stories, 189 pp., 1993.

  • A Dictionary of Haiku as Four Seasons, bilingual English -Chinese publicado em Shanghai, China, 224 pp.

  • Oracle, 40 pp. with Werner Reichhold. 1993.

  • Wind Five Folded, 262 pp. Editado com Werner Reichhold.

  • Bowls I Buy, Online book. 1996.

  • In the Presence, com Werner Reichhold, 1998, 128 pp.

Entre suas muitas realizações citamos:

  • Líder do Haiku Writers of Gualala Arts e Editora de Haiku Sharing por sete anos. .

  • Fundadora de AHA Books, pela Publishing Company, em 1987.

  • Editora da revista Mirrors -International Haiku Forum, distribuída mundialmente de 1988-1995.

  • Iniciou o concurso Tanka Splendor Awards (antes conhecido como Mirrors International Tanka Awards) em 1989 que acontece anualmente.

  • Editora da revista Geppo, para a Yuki Teikei Haiku Society dos EUA e Canada, 1991-1994.

  • Co-Editora da revista LYNX, com poetas poetas participantes em renga and tanka desde 1993.

  • Editora de Poet Tree da Coast Magazine, Gualala, California. 1991-1997.

  • Colocou AHA!POETRY na web em 7 de Dezembro de 1995.

  • Membro de Haiku Society of America, Haiku Poets da Carolina do Norte, Haiku Canada, Haiku International, Tokyo, Japan; German Haiku Society, e Poetry Society of Japan.

Prêmios:

  • Duas vezes ganhadora do prêmio Museum of Haiku Literature Award [Tokyo].

  • Três vezes ganhadora de Haiku Society of America.

  • Prêmio de Merito pelos livros: Tigers In A Tea Cup, Silence, e A Dictionary of Haiku.

  • Ganhadora de numerosos prêmios por seus haicais, incluindo o segundo lugar em 1987 no concurso JAL e no Itoen Tea Company Award em 1992.

Seus papéis estão nos arquivos americanos de Haiku na biblioteca do estado de Califórnia, Sacramento, CA.