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- Televised poetry contest promises literary spring
"It's OK if she doesn't like poetry," Zhang said. "Many poems are too hard for children to understand." It is a view shared by Wang Ying, mother of a second-grader in east China's Anhui province. "When we were small, poetry recitation was always something ...
- Qatar keen on spreading knowledge and science
The minister was delivering a speech during the inauguration of Lusail Publishing and Distribution, held in the Qatar Authors' Forum pavilion at the ongoing ... He also printed the first Nabataean poetry divan named after Lusail city where he lived.
- A Polish Poet Leaves Verse Behind, but Not His Lost City
Readers of his poems will recognize his preoccupation with Lvov, a city lost to his parents and their friends after Poland ceded it to the Soviet Ukraine after World War II. With it, they also lost culture, beauty and any sense of being at home.
- Tthe Union Between The Eternal Word And The Soul, Says, Boehme: - Poem by Genova Maaa my mother
Behold a bright flaming piece of iron, which of itself is dark and black, and the fire so penetrateth and shineth through the iron, that it gives light. Now the iron does not â€šcease to beâ€˜; it is iron still: and the source (or property) of the fire ...
- A few feet short of poetry slam
He did well to reach 83, having almost been killed a few years ago by the British publisher Jeremy Robson ... up women before asking Robson to take him home. â€œWe discussed poetry as I drove,â€ Robson recalled, â€œbut I must have dozed off for I suddenly ...
- On poetry and pain
Declaration: As a Publisher with Five Islands Press, Brophy has worked as part of a team that published books by the editor of this anthology ... There are several ways into the book Shaping the Fractured Self: poetry of chronic illness and pain, edited ...
- Youth celebrate ethnicity in 'My Black is Beautiful' - The Philadelphia Tribune
The Philadelphia TribuneYouth celebrate ethnicity in 'My Black is Beautiful'The Philadelphia TribuneSeveral youth also recited poetry on the African-American experience, including â€œUnite Young Africa,â€ a piece on police brutality against Black victims by Umvalli Lowenthal. â€œI learned that nobody can let me down. Nobody can say my hair is ugly.
- Make a Conscious Decision: Itâ€™s Random Acts of Poetry Day!
Random Acts of Poetry Day is one of those days when we ask you to make a conscious decision to do something totally random. And that flies in the face of the wordâ€™s own definition, doesnâ€™t it? How can a person do something random when they do it on ...
- Smorgasbord Poetry â€“ Time on my Own â€“ by Sally Cronin
Life is not one never ending fairy tale. Not many people sail through their years without encountering obstacles to their happiness and most of us, being human, contribute to the problem. I was only twenty when I fell for an older and charasmatic man.
- 8th Karachi literature festival to start from February 10
Events include books launching, English and Urdu poetry, stand up comedy, signature of authors on the books, performing arts, arts exhibition, film screening, music, dance and book fair will be organised in the event.
- Of bashful beauties and spellbound lovers
I have no clue about its antecedents (perhaps it came from Urdu poetry and its aashiq-maashooq tradition); what I do know is that it was very popular back in the day, particularly the 1960s, and survived even into the less romantic era of cinema in a stray ...
- June Jordan 101
Her agile, fearless poemsâ€”full of eros and anger, humor and humilityâ€”are grounded in the experience of being a queer black woman in America. But she also saw herself as extending the tradition of Walt Whitman and Pablo Neruda, as forging a New World ...
- In The Second
The most unique set of poems I have ever read.â€ â€œHaving read Dark Earth by Dean J Baker my first reaction is WOW. This was written for me. His poetry speaks to me deep down in my soul. The style of writing then the naming of the poems is so on target.
- Union's Amanda Ferrigno Performs in Coastal Carolina University's International Poetry Slam
CONWAY, SC - Amanda Ferrigno, a hospitality, resort, and tourism management major from Union performed in Coastal Carolina University's International Poetry Slam on Nov. 16 at James J. Johnson Auditorium. The Center for Global Engagement and the ...
- David Grossman Joins Musical Supergroup in a Rock nâ€™ Roll Commentary on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Across the Atlantic, the venerable Christian Broadcasting Network gave produced In Our ... Towards the end of his remarks, though, he segued into poetry, riffing on Hatikvah, the national anthem, and its dreams of being a free nation.