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- For Poets, There's No Such Thing as Bad Press
Iâ€™ve been in Bar-land.â€ Thrilled to catch up, I described my dissertation in American studies and also noted he began Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror the same time the Watergate break-in occurred, and Poetry published it the month Nixon resigned.
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- ST Sessions: Spoken-word poetry artist turns singer-songwriter
Aspiring singer-songwriter Shak'thiya Subramaniamm's early stage performances were not always about music. His roots lie in spoken word poetry. One day, he tried singing and was so touched by the audience's response that he has not looked back since.
- Work of poetry winners to be set in stone
The Muscatine County Arts Council announced this week the five winners of the annual Wandering Words sidewalk poetry contest. Coordinator Duffy De France said about 20 residents submitted poetry for the contest, to potentially have their works stamped on ...
- What Marketers Can Learn From Pantene's Stunning Ode To Black Women
The 60-second spot unfolds to poetry, an ode to black beauty. Itâ€™s a celebration of black history conveyed through a variety of hairstyles â€” emphasizing pride and individualism and not following an aesthetic dictate of what is â€œgoodâ€ or better.
- Disabled poet Adam Bojelian dies
An Edinburgh boy who wrote poetry by blinking after being paralysed as an infant dies.
- An evening for Urdu with ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali
It was an exciting day for Urdu poetry lovers, as Dubai-based organisation 'Bazm-e-Urdu' (BEU) that strives to promote Urdu language globally, held their annual poetic evening, that saw about a thousand people at the Sheikh Rashid Auditorium in Dubai recently.
- A Romantic Weekend in Akaroa, New Zealand
... restaurants (Akaroa was founded by the French), proclaimed our love for each other under star lit skies and recited romantic poetry in the Jacuzzi while feasting on oysters and drinking champagne. Actually, none of thatâ€™s true (except for the fact ...
- How Will You Celebrate Black History Month?
Learn about Black authors and illustrators by going on a scavenger hunt at the Blanche A. Nixon Cobbs Creek Library or blur the lines between creator and creation during a Poetry Mashup at Walnut Street West Library. While visiting the Walnut Street West ...
- A Creative Duo: Zuni Chopra And Aunt Tanuja Chandra Talk Writing
She has written some really funny poems too. I hope this only gets sharper and sharper in her writing. What does it feel like to come from a creative family, how does that effect your relationship with one another? How much of your creative process is ...
- 10 of Our Favorite Poems About Teaching
We love Poetry Month! Time to slow down and take in the sweet deliciousness of beautiful words. Time to dig deeper, let loose our imaginations and examine thoughts and emotions in a different way. Most likely, you spend most of your efforts collecting ...
- The Latest: Oregon stabbing suspect gripes about free speech
In one of his poems, he spoke out against the prejudice faced by Muslims ... Wheeler urged organizers to cancel a "Trump Free Speech Rally" in Portland and other similar events next weekend, saying they are inappropriate and could be dangerous.
- Aiken swears in new poet laureate
Though National Poetry Month is coming to a close, poetry will continue to be celebrated in Aiken with its own poet laureate at the helm. Joan Lacombe, an Aiken native who is a published poet and co-founder and co-leader of the Aiken Poets, has been named ...
- Waiting for answers: With leads exhausted, police and family seek tips in teensâ€™ fatal shooting
Since the couple died, people have posted photos, messages and poems on a Facebook account titled "Koreena ... she was always there to make sure you were OK," he said. The two teens were found dead in Ramos' silver Chevrolet, which her grandmother said ...
- "We Just Want to Encourage and Support More and More Poets Every Year." A Chat With Tim Green, Editor of Rattle
Poetry doesnâ€™t often lend itself to hard data ... Thatâ€™s just fun to doâ€”itâ€™s fun to have a free contest, and have it be for the best metaphor, and see the creativity it encourages. The chapbook prize is new. We were interviewing Jan Heller Levi ...