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- Poet, Writer To Speak At BRCC
Her latest published poetry collections, â€œGalaxiesâ€ and â€œGreat Bear ... â€œI find certain things I want to write I canâ€™t write them as poem, so they have to be stories or sometimes a story has to be longer, so it turns into a novel.â€
- Lift Off
An inspirational rallying call about education ... Clinton in Teen Vogue and â€œinspiredâ€ by Justin Timberlake In emotionally charged spoken-word poetry, Livingston shares a message of hope and hard truths, declaring that education can become an ...
- Kids' poetry contest winners named
AMESBURY â€“ With Amesbury Poet Laureate Laine Senechal starting them off, winners of the 15th Annual Kidsâ€™ Poetry Contest read their winning entries aloud to a packed house of teachers, parents, grandparents and siblings on the evening of May 19 at the ...
- Local youngsters win awards for art, essays, poetry at Brown v. Board of Education Historic Site
Kate was among art, poetry and essay contest winners honored as a standing-room-only crowd attended a three-hour program at the historic site, 1515 S.E. Monroe. That building formerly housed Monroe School, the all-black Topeka school involved in the ...
- Ron Pretty: Three Poems
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- Trump inspires readers' poetry
Evidence for that comes from the caliber of the 2,750 poems submitted to my Trump poetry contest. With the help of the Poetry Society of America, Iâ€™ve picked my winners, and here they are, offering us a mix of humor, bite and hope.
- John Kerry Greets Bengalis on Their New Year
US Secretary of State John Kerry today greeted Bengali-speaking people across the world ahead of their new year, praising their contribution to poetry, art and literature.
- Capitalism and Privilege Can't Thwart Romantic Desire in Maged Zaher's The Consequences of My Body - TheStranger.com
TheStranger.comCapitalism and Privilege Can't Thwart Romantic Desire in Maged Zaher's The Consequences of My BodyTheStranger.comI blame Hallmark cards, poorly designed curricula, and, as long as I'm taking blind swipes at mainstream culture, the fact that so many reach for poetry only when they want to send a potent sentence to some beloved at the spark of love or at the hour ...
- Claudia Rankine and Nathaniel Mackey Win Bobbitt National Poetry Prizes
The Library of Congress has announced that Claudia Rankine and Nathaniel Mackey have been awarded 2016 Bobbitt National Prizes for Poetry. Rankine was honored for her book Citizen: An American Lyric (2014), and Mackey for his lifetime achievement in poetry.
- Turtle Island Reads returns: Discover the best in Canadian Indigenous writing
"The who, the how, the why â€” all aspects of it." Her belief in the inspirational power of poetry and storytelling is what motivated her to champion Leanne Simpson's recent collection of poems and short stories, This Accident of Being Lost. Clark says the ...
- Author Spotlight: Marly Youmans
You are a poet, with two new books of poetry out this year. Where and how does your poetry cross into your prose? Itâ€™s easy for a reader like myself who is not a poet to identify a vivid and lyrical quality to your prose, but is that the whole of it?
- Interactions with Wellington's homeless inspire book of poems
Many of the poems were written based on experiences Howell has had over ... The recipe for homelessness often includes loss of income, family or relationship breakdowns, health issues, or lack of affordable housing - and it can happen to anyone, he says.
- Outhouse odes: Stories and poem about bygone bathrooms
This collection of pictures of the architectural wonders known as outhouses was put together by Jim Puppe, Fargo, who gave it to his friend Steve Strege ... Some years ago, Larry wrote a poem about those memories. Now he sends it to Neighbors, thinking ...
- Poems Leonard Cohen wrote before his death to be published
It's been almost a year since Canadian crooner Leonard Cohen's death, but memories of the gravelly-voiced â€œHallelujahâ€ singer are being kept alive by a new book of poetry, written by Cohen shortly before his death. We're not exactly sure what that ...
- Tony Kushner and More to Examine Culture in the Age of Donald Trump in 'PUBLIC FORUM' Series
PUBLIC FORUM: A WELL-ORDERED NATION continues on Monday ... and the arts, along with humor, fiction, poetry, and cartoons. Reaching beyond print, the Web, digital editions, and apps, you can find The New Yorker's writers, editors, and artists on the ...