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Region Jönköpings Län, Tranås Kommun, Helge Ax:son Johnsons stiftelse,

Svenska Akademien och Kulturrådet.

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Editor’s preface: when the barbed wire slipped in

In 2014 Joakim Becker attended a workshop I was delivering in

Sweden about haiku. I focussed on the 5-7-5 syllable structure.

In 2017 I attended a haiku workshop in Sweden delivered by

Anna Maris. Anna’s suggestion that we should not get distracted

by syllable count, but that we should concentrate upon forming

haiku as a poem that could be read in one breath, was a revelation

to me in helping understand the form. Within the context of that

philosophy, one may describe many of Becker’s poems as truly

haiku-esque. Consider the breath, not only the delivery but also

the impact. So many poems in this collection will either make

you guffaw or gasp, sucker-punches hidden in jokes and puns.

when the barbedwire slipped in av Joakim Becker

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  • Bandtyp

    Inbunden

    ISBN13

    9789172475489

    Utgiven 2019
    Recensionsdag 6 juli
    Genre Poesi