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- Ainâ€™t I A Woman?: Collin College celebrate black history month with poetry performance
For more information, contact Cbrooks@collin.edu. In celebration of African American History Month, Collin College will host the live theatrical and musical performance, â€œAinâ€™t I a Woman?,â€ from 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Feb. 21 at the collegeâ€™s ...
- Concordia University Crosses the Copyright Line
The reproductions in circulation included collections by Canadian poets Damian Rogers and Jeramy Dodds, both published by Torontoâ€™s Coach House Books, as well as poetry by U.S. writers, including Claudia Rankine, Ariana Reines, and Maggie Nelson.
- Jonahwhale: Five poems from Ranjit Hoskoteâ€™s new book that listens to the histories of the seas
Archipelagos might have more to say to us than continents. Theyâ€™ve witnessed catastrophe and survival at close quarters, are the first to register rising sea levels, the lash of unseasonal storms that are becoming part of the unsettled order of things.
- A conversation with Jeremy Jones: Kids, poetry, climate, and his new movie, Life of Glide
â€œThis...I look back and I realize I have given my life over to this. A love, an obsession, a never-ending pursuit of that feeling.â€ The feeling that Jeremy Jones describes in the opening lines of his latest movie project is what he calls the â€œlife of ...
- Sylvia Plath would have turned eighty-five today
But then there was the poem itself. The rough beast that stomped its way toward ... If you havenâ€™t read Trainwreck yet, permit us to suggest Sylvia Plathâ€™s eighty-fifth birthday is as good a time to start as any?
- A Lesson in Democracy for Turkeyâ€™s Islamist President
He has called on foreign governments to arrest their own citizens for statements critical of him, such as his April 2016 demand in April that Germany charge comedian Jan BÃ¶hmermann for his profanity-laced poem criticizing the Turkish president.
- Kindergarten Homeschool: Our Curriculum and Schedule
But Iâ€™m also giddy about some of the writing projects and lifestyle aspects in brings (like the very popular Poetry Tea Time ... is simply exposure so after a lot of searching and forum reading, I came across Whistlefritz. Itâ€™s a Spanish immersion ...
- The sheer poetry of the worldâ€™s first English-language â€˜karutaâ€™ game
His other translations include â€œThe Tales of Ise,â€ which was published by Penguin Books in 2016 and was nominated for the PEN International Poetry Translation Prize. For the card game, MacMillan recently completed a new translation, â€œEigo de Yomu ...
- This year, Louder Than a Bomb poetry festival seems more political than ever
With those two words, Quincy High School student Noor Al-saad made it clear she had a few things to say about her country. On another overcast Saturday morning, the roomful of teenagers in front of her might have wished they were still in bed. But here, in ...
- Looking For One of a Kind Love Poems?
It is a common connotation that Valentine's Day is the only time when people can celebrate love. This is a much labeled idea and the fact is that; anyone and everyone can celebrate love all-year round, at every second, every minute, and every hour of the day.
- Britain's most hopeless romantic writes the world's longest love poem totalling more than 2,400 words - but he's STILL looking for a relationship
Britain's most hopeless romantic has written the world's longest love poem - despite not having anyone to address his efforts to. Singleton Rajinder Tumber, 34, has beaten the world record for his ode to a woman, but says it 'wasn't for anyone in particular'.
- Rochester teen to serve as adviser for UN foundation
Munira Alimire used to be wary of public speaking, but a venture into spoken word poetry helped her find her voice ... Alimire was named on of 21 teen advisers for the United Nations Foundation's "Girl Up" campaign, which is aimed at supporting women's ...
- Suanne Strider: No Place in Particular â€“ A Celebration of Southern Poetry and Music - HottyToddy.com
HottyToddy.comSuanne Strider: No Place in Particular â€“ A Celebration of Southern Poetry and MusicHottyToddy.comSalt Zine has been around since 2010, when three pioneering literary enthusiasts and lovers of the Arts came together to create a forum through which Southern writers who would normally not have a venue for their work could have their works published ...
- Second Poem for Nexplanon
Her work has previously been published or is forthcoming in Winter Tangerine, Cosmonauts Avenue, and Black Napkin Press, among others. Videos of her spoken word performances have been published on YouTube channels such as Button Poetry and Write About Now.
- WB Yeats publishes new volume of poetry
[Editor's note: This is an article from Century Ireland, a fortnightly online newspaper, written from the perspective of a journalist 100 years ago, based on news reports of the time.]