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- A Short Analysis of T. E. Hulmeâ€™s â€˜Romanticism and Classicismâ€™
Itâ€™s an important attack on romanticism in art and poetry, and was an influential defence of the â€˜philosophyâ€™ (though that may be too grand a word for it) underpinning much modernist poetry in English. You can read â€˜Romanticism and Classicism ...
- Tom Morello Pens Moving Chris Cornell Tribute Imploring Fans and Artists to Make Two Pledges Regarding Singerâ€™s Death
â€œUnapologetically embracing badass riffs, he eschewed lyrics about dungeons or dragons and instead wrote deep dark soul searching poetry that opened the door for generations of artists who felt empowered to use their brains along with their musical brawn ...
- Compost, Top Tomatoes & Poetry
Itâ€™s lovely material, rich and dark. Full of worms, too ... phone book â€“ written and directed by John Ormond who was a noted Welsh poet itâ€™s sheer poetry both visually and in the writing. It puts my meagre, pedestrian efforts to shame.
- Rumble Fish
The film's characters speak in a musical and emotionally heightened tapestry of poetry, clichÃ©s, and platitudes that wouldn ... Such an impulse inspires a startlingly erotic interlude in Rumble Fish, in which teens fool around in a dilapidated house.
- Review: An â€˜As You Like Itâ€™ That Is More Prose Than Poetry
The maximalism of musical theater is often a good match for John Doyleâ€™s knife. In pared-back stagings of â€œSweeney Toddâ€ and â€œThe Color Purple,â€ to name just two, he has shown us what is essential by removing everything that isnâ€™t. You might ...
- Patton Oswalt Pens Emotional Letter on Anniversary of Wifeâ€™s Death: â€˜Itâ€™s Awful, but Itâ€™s Not Fatalâ€™
â€œLast night I took off my wedding ring,â€ he said. â€œI couldnâ€™t bear removing it since April 21st, 2016. But now it felt obscene. That anonymous poem about the man mourning his dead lover for a year and a day, for craving a kiss from her â€˜clay cold ...
- Lunch Poems (City Lights Pocket Poets Series)
Important poems by the late New York poet published in The New American Poetry, Evergreen Review, Floating Bear and stranger places. Often this poet, strolling through the noisy splintered glare of a Manhattan noon, has paused at a sample Olivetti to type ...
- Poem of the Week: â€˜A Sunday in Purgatory,â€™ by Henry Morgenthau III
Heâ€™s also a memoirist, and the son of the former U.S. treasury secretary Henry Morgenthau Jr., but his family connections donâ€™t define his poemsâ€”as he told us, â€œOne of the reasons I started writing poetry was to free myself from all that.â€
- Bill Gross' latest outlook is a wild letter that includes a poem about Africa, the economic prospects under Trump, and his forecast for US Treasurys
No stranger to starting his investment letters with a bang â€” previous analogies included telling his child about sex and discussing the US prison system â€” Gross kicked off January's letter with "Echoes of Africa," a poem about the continent.
- New Lit Mag Celebrates Young Writers With Teen Issue
Despite their grass-roots origins, they take work from anywhere, including art, comics, poetry, and short (less than 2500 words) fiction and nonfiction. This review will have little to say regarding the new teen issue, there being no pressing need to ...
- This week in Literature and Arts
Happy birthday to Percy Shelley, born August 4, 1792, in Sussex, England. Arguably the genius of the Romantic poets. August 4, 1964: The world meets The Kinks with the release of their debut single, â€œYou Really Got Me,â€ which also became the groupâ€™s ...
- Two Poems About Life
It may be that some haven't learned what a pleasure it can be because the only time they read poetry growing up was in school where they had to write a paper on it. Poetry wasn't read for enjoyment but for the purpose of getting a grade. Here's a tip.
- Acclaimed Poets to Honor Gwendolyn Brooks
will be recognized by contemporary poets with a day of literary events May 4 at Northwestern University. The events are free and open to the public. "Black Women as Giants: A Celebration of Gwendolyn Brooks," hosted by Northwestern University Press ...
- Poetic Voices: Sandee Gertz Umbach and Lori Lamothe
For poet Lori Lamothe, the inspiration is clearly science. In the 81 poems of Trace Elements by Lori Lamothe, we discover a multiplicity of inspirational sourcesâ€”history, music, daily life, the seasons, relationships, but especially science. The ...
- Ask the Astro Poets: Are Aquarians the â€œChill Girlsâ€ of the Zodiac?
The romantic and friendship chemistry between fire signs is undeniably ... Your mostly brave Sagittarius, Alex Dear Astro Poets, Thank you for being the alphai centauri on my timeline. My question for you: are Aquarians the â€œchill girlsâ€ of the zodiac?