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On Hokku

in Murmured Conversations: A Treatise on Poetry and Buddhism by the Poet-Monk Shinkei

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804748636
eISBN:
9780804779395
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804748636.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

To the question of whether the lofty, calm, and simple style constitutes the hokku's “fundamental form” (hontai), Shinkei replied in the negative. Although he initially conceded that such a style is ... More


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