Top-Five Benefits of TSA Membership
  1. Receive our tanka journal, Ribbons, with poems, essays, reviews, member profiles, and tanka-related news.
  2. Be eligible to submit poems to the “Tanka Café” column (for members only) in Ribbons.
  3. Be eligible to submit poems to our annual membership anthology.
  4. Receive periodic news and reminders about society activities (our contests, anthologies, and other activities) by being on our members-only mailing list.
  5. Connect with other tanka poets in your area to share and improve your tanka.
We also run a free tanka conference every two years (U.S. locations vary). Please contact us if you have any questions, or please JOIN TODAY!


Tanka Society of America publications for 2020: Three issues of Ribbons and our 2020 membership anthology, Dance into the World, included with membership.