Task – Write a short poem in tribute to one of your favourite singers/ actors/ creative artists – in which you compare your “hero” to one of the constellations.
Author’s Note: Each of Hayao Miyazaki’s images is followed by a stanza of my poem in tribute to him. There are five images. Enjoy!
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Miyazaki, Hayao, director. Gake no Ue no Ponyo/Ponyo. Studio
Miyazaki, Hayao, director. Hauru No Ugoku Shiro/Howl’s Moving
Castle. Studio Ghibli, 2004.
Miyazaki, Hayao, director. Majo no Takkyūbin/Kiki’s Delivery
Service. Studio Ghibli, 1989.
Miyazaki, Hayao, director. Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi/Spirited
Away. Studio Ghibli, 2001.
Miyazaki, Hayao, director. Tonari no Totoro/My Neighbour Totoro.
Studio Ghibli, 1988.