The Tanka Society of America is pleased to sponsor its sixth tanka conference, to be held in person on Monday, July 3, 2023 in Cincinnati, Ohio at the historic Mercantile Library, with accommodations at the nearby Netherland Plaza Hotel. “Tanka Monday 2023” will take place immediately after the Haiku North America conference, with a variety of speakers, readers, performers, and other activities. Presenters and readers include Randy Brooks, Tish Davis, Nicky Gutierrez, Marilyn Shoemaker Hazelton, Julie Bloss Kelsey, Mariko Kitakubo, Deborah P Kolodji, Lenard D. Moore, Michael Dylan Welch, and others. Zoom options are not possible for this event and we look forward to seeing you in person. If you have a presentation, workshop, or reading to propose, please contact Michael at WelchM@aol.com. Put this event on your calendar now—don’t miss out! Also make sure to book your hotel room early, as rooms are limited.