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- Gulzar's gets the best gift on his 83rd birthday, what is it?
The exceptional poet who has arguably made the best use of chand (moon) in his poetry and made remarkable films like AANDHI, MAUSAM, ANGOOR, MAACHIS will finally see his 1988 film LIBAAS starring Naseeruddin Shah and Shabana Azmi hitting the marquee.
- Moscow Police Criticized For Detaining Boy Reading Poetry
Several Moscow police officers are facing harsh criticism for roughly detaining a 10-year-old boy who was reciting poetry by William Shakespeare on a downtown street. A video of the May 26 incident has gone viral and sparked outrage. The video shows the ...
- 19 summer books that will keep you up all night reading
Louise Erdrich, who is the author of 15 novels, including â€œRoundhouseâ€ and â€œLaRose,â€ along with nonfiction and poetry, owns Birchbark Books in Minneapolis, while Emma Straub, whose novels include â€œModern Loversâ€ and the â€œVacationers ...
- Patti Hartigan to Write August Wilson Biography
the imprint at HarperCollins focused on African-American literature. Asked about Wilsonâ€™s papers, which are in Seattle, Ms. Hartigan said that she was eager to see the breadth of material. â€œThereâ€™s early poetry, which isnâ€™t well known at all ...
- 20 Classic Poems Every Man Should Read
Some are about striving to overcome, others about romantic love, and still others about patriotism. Whether youâ€™ve been reading poetry for years or havenâ€™t read a single line since high school, these poems are sure to inspire and delight you.
- Lisa Russ Spaar
"These sinuous, come-hither poems explore aging and its inevitable vulnerabilities with gorgeous and exhilarating honesty. Orexia is a consolation and an astonishment." â€”Tracy K. Smith "Orexia is erotic the way syntax can be erotic, the way delay can be ...
- PPAC transforming Ricci studentsâ€™ poem into performance
Her friends, she said, dubbed her â€œMom-na ... It was Martinezâ€™s idea to enter the contest, a competition she had stumbled on, as she writes poetry in her free time. The award-winning poem is as follows: â€œI treat others the way I want to be ...
- Cry for innovative Shona poetry continues
The year is 1994. New Shona poetry anthologies such as â€œTipeiwo Dariroâ€ (Ed Chirikure Chirikure, College Press), â€œNgatisimukeiâ€, and a revised edition of â€œMutakunanzva Wenhetemboâ€ (BookLove Publishers) are published. The year marks a certain ...
- Child Poems - Poems For Child - Wartime! ! !
Do they not see? All the war and envy? Do they not see all the pain inside me? Do they not see that I'm just a child and war is all around me. In the morning I wake up to the smell of blood and gunpowder. I wake up and hope has forsaken me. I cry but they ...
- Overhaul Or Replace - Poem by Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
Be the poor and the weak secure. Be the end to the party dynasty. Democracy was brought in. Criminals live without fear. Cheats and the corrupt are secure. Family rule occupies politics. Democracy is crippled.
- CSU students present Black Feminist Manifesto to highlight racial injustice on campus
Students and faculty gathered to watch and listen to a group of students present their Black Feminist Manifesto at the Gregory Allicar Museum of Art Friday afternoon. The release party included poetry about the experiences of Black women at Colorado State ...
- 'He didnâ€™t deserve this:'Family of teen killed in West Seattle wants answers
During the vigil, Derekâ€™s sister and counselor read poems he wrote where they believe he was critical of gangs and street life, saying he preferred a quieter life.
- The must-read books to come in 2018
Books prices were also on the up ... As my new yearâ€™s resolution is to read more poetry, I look forward to several collections. Ha Jinâ€™s A Distant Center (April) pays tribute to Chinaâ€™s so-called Misty Poets, who reacted against restricÂtions ...
- Belfast Poetry Fest 2017
adding a poetry contest and more to its multi-arts collaborative showcase. Last year's iteration ran Friday night through Saturday night and included a master class, Shop Talk, panel discussion and more.
- South Carolina Protest Targets Statue Of Doctor Who Conducted Inhumane Experiments On Enslaved Black Women
Called the MEND Marathon, the protest Saturday was named for a book of narrative poems written by co-organizer Kwoy Fagin Maples about the Black women Sims tortured in the name of science. Simsâ€™ brutal experiments have sparked protests across the nation.