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- Odisha girl wins intâ€™l poetry competition
As a matter of pride for Odisha, Anindita Janhavi Suara from the Stateâ€™s Koraput district emerged as the winner of an international poetry competition conducted online by the United Kingdomâ€™s tourism department. Her poem â€˜Voice from the Pastâ€™ made ...
- Arts Investigates: The Death of the Novel
The Death of the Author has turned into the Death of the Novel ... Consider the three classic forms of literature â€“ drama, poetry and novels â€“ it isnâ€™t difficult to see that they all have their own â€˜modernâ€™ counterparts in more recent forms.
- HaikuJAM is bridging the gap between India and Pakistan through poetry
I took out my journal and wrote the first line of a haiku poem, and asked my friend to write the next line. I then wrote the third and final line. This continued for two hours and it was an inspirational experience! It was fascinating to see how the ...
- Ted Kooser's 'American Life in Poetry' (Dec. 11)
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- Ring-a-Ding-Ding! Hoboken to celebrate Sinatra and Van Heusen's musical magic
The concert will present Hoboken's Swingadelic Big Band, as well as two winners of Hoboken's Sinatra Idol Contest, Peter Cafasso and Jerry ... It isn't just pop music, it's a kind of poetry. And I'm very honored to be part of this event."
- Everything NYC Actors Need to Do This Week, 4/21-4/27
The Astor Place Poetry Jam, which takes place April 22 ... The April 21 event is hosted by Film Forum. (Tickets: $8 for members, $14 for non-members.)
- Children of the Concrete Jungle
as the flash grenades ignited her blanket. A big show for the A&E cameras doing a special on violence in the city of Detroit. A single bullet burst burst from an officerâ€™s MP5 submachine gun. It found her head and spilled her future onto the apartment floor.
- Are Black, Female Educators Expected To Be â€˜Mammyâ€™ In The Classroom?
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- Hill-Top holds The Book Maker conference for teens Saturday
Thereafter, ANA/MAZARIYYA Teen Authors prize for poetry and story were established. Series of teen anthologies were also published between 2006 till date by the Art Centre including twelve books by teen authors in 2016 alone. The books shall be hopefully ...
- Text Messages and Millennial Adultery: On Sally Rooneyâ€™s â€˜Conversations with Friendsâ€™
Conversations with Friends, Sally Rooneyâ€™s bracing, miraculous debut, starts out typically enough, laboring in that old vineyard of novelistsâ€”infidelity. Set in Dublin, the narrator Frances is a 21-year-old poet invited to the home of a magazine writer ...
- Poetry and Poets in a Time of Crisis
black and white, and so on, overlapping), each with their own facts. Maybe it has always been this way, and it is only now with pervasive instantaneous modes of communication that we realize this. What is the special role of poetry in this condition?
- Don Cockburn was â€˜green and generousâ€™, funeral Mass told
Long-serving RTÃ‰ television news anchor Don Cockburnwas a deeply religious man who loved his family, community, radio and poetry and possibly invented the cycle to work scheme, his funeral mass was told. His son John said his father, who died this week ...
- Seventh-day Adventist students tops at Poetry Out Loud contest
At the keenly contested Virgin Islands territorial Poetry Out Loud, recitation competition, students from the two Seventh-day Adventist schools in the territory snatched the top places. The contest, which was held at the James Savage Theatre on St. Croix ...
- New Poetry Book Centers on Poetâ€™s Bipolar Disorder
Her latest poetry collection actually centers on her bipolar disorder ... â€œOne second I was happy; the next second I was sad. It kept going like that until I grew up as a teenager. But, I thought it was normal. I thought, â€˜Oh, I probably just have ...
- Winona poet Oness shortlisted for international prize
Winona-area poet C. Mikal Oness, who runs Sutton Hoo Press with his wife Elizabeth on their cottage farm in southeast Minnesota, is on the shortlist for this yearâ€™s Ballymaloe International Poetry Prize, with his poem "On the Sprocket Side of the Hay Rake."