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- Black Student Union celebrates the end of Black History Month with poetry jam
Poetry was set in motion this past Friday at the Binghamton University Black Student Union headquarters, located in Old University Union. The organization hosted a poetry jam as its Black History Month closing event. The jam featured two renowned poets and ...
- REVIEW: A Visitorâ€™s Guide to Georgian England by Monica Hall
Find yourself immersed in the pivotal world of Georgian England, exciting times to live in as everything was booming; the Industrial Revolution, the Enlightenment, and the nascent Empire; inhabited by Mary Shelley, the Romantic Poets and their contemporaries.
- Little Rock, AR Author Publishes Poetry
He has been writing poetry for a couple of years. His education combined with a natural curiosity and a love for writing and music allows him to put some of his knowledge into prose. He is an avid listener of podcasts and reader of internet articles and books.
- Cowboy lore has wide appeal
The Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering got its start on the Sul Ross campus 31 years ago with the help of former English Professor Barney Nelson, and its popularity has not waned over the intervening years. This year, around 60 working cowboy poets, songwriters ...
- Peace Poetry Contest accepting submissions
Northern Essex Community College English professor Paul Saint-Amand, founder and project director of the National Peace Poetry Project and the director of the Vietnam Veterans Chapbook Project, is currently accepting original poems and artwork for the ...
- William Meredith Foundation Presents the 2017 Award for Poetry to Peter Meinke
Peter Meinke has published eight books of poems in the prestigious Pitt Poetry Series, the most recent being Lucky Bones (2014). His first book of short stories, The Piano Tuner (U. of Georgia Press, 1986), received the Flannery Oâ€™Connor Award ...
- Fountain Valley student wins Colorado poetry contest
Fountain Valley School junior Will Edelson won first place at the Colorado Poetry Out Loud on Monday, becoming the school's second student in two years to win the state competition. Edelson, of Colorado Springs, is headed to the national poetry competition ...
- The economics of being Sabyasachi Mukherjee
Also read: Christian Louboutin: Sabyasachi and I are street-wise survivors ... He studied in a Bengali-medium school and grew up with dress dilemmas, and a keenness for art and poetry. Now, he wears his success like one of his heavily embellished costumes.
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The Reliance Jio's new 4G-enabled feature phone, at a fully refundable one-time payment of Rs 1,500, will offer free voice calls to customers with ... Sing, write, perform, spew poetry â€“ whatever you like â€“ in your mother tongue. Send us your BOL ...
- Katy & Haka
Bride Katy is the wedding co-ordinator at Helmingham Hall Gardens in Suffolk ... One of my best friends Jo Ryland read a poem called â€œMarry your best friendâ€ and it literally sums up exactly how we felt about each other. Marry your best friend.
- Gord Downie: Canada's friend, poet, advocate, rocker and neighbourhood goalie
Hockey legend Hayley Wickenheiser, musicians Mike O'Neill and Dave Ullrich, Indigenous leader Donald Spiedel and stage actor Ramin Karimloo share their favourite stories of their time with Gord Downie.
- Hope's second book focuses on indigenous thought
As a Tlingit and Inupiaq poet in Juneau, Ishmael Hope's goal for his second book of poetry "Rock Piles Along the Eddy" was "to just be himself and to be unapologetically Native." Aak'taatseen, the name of the boy who lived among the salmon people in a ...
- Ask Waifus: Poetry Autism and Nuremberg Legal Interpretation
Poetry is only effective when deployed correctlyâ€”or if you ... These women can be found in a variety of places. Online dating is, of course, the obvious answer, but Iâ€™ll talk about other options (I myself tend to think of online dating as something ...
- In debut poetry collection, Yale staff member gives voice to â€˜cultural silencesâ€™
When Monica Ong Reed found a photograph of her mother as a young child that shows her dressed as a boy, she began a journey of exploration â€” through poetry and visual art â€” of Â â€œcultural silencesâ€ in her own familyâ€™s history and, more broadly, among those who share her Asian heritage.
- Easthampton store, libraries partner for Free Comic Book Day
Still others are enticed by poetry or avant garde writing. But right there with all these genres are comic books. So it's a natural fit that Comics N'More in Easthampton will give away hundreds of free comics, as it partners with 11 local libraries on ...