S12: Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo: Ode to the Six-Legged Muse

Aired: 5/17/2011 | 0:02:39 | Clip
The poetry that often praises insects is a type of poetry that rejoices in the minuscule, as a defining feature of a particular time and space. Haiku is the expression of a precise view of nature -- personal and universal in equal parts.