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- Gord Downie: Canada's friend, poet, advocate, rocker and neighbourhood goalie
Hockey legend Hayley Wickenheiser, musicians Mike O'Neill and Dave Ullrich, Indigenous leader Donald Spiedel and stage actor Ramin Karimloo share their favourite stories of their time with Gord Downie.
- Q & A with Anne Frandi-Coory and Luciana Cavallaro
For a few years after publishing Whatever Happened To Ishtar? in 2010 I felt a deep seated need to paint and write poetry incorporating some of the memories and family stories Iâ€™d written about. Writing Ishtar? helped me to organise my ...
- Art Talk with 2017 Poetry Out Loud National Champion Samara Elan Huggins
(Or if you're in DC, join us for this free event at GWU's Lisner... Celebrate National Poetry Month by joining us--in person or online--for the 2017 Poetry Out Loud National Finals tomorrow and Wednesday. Details on how you can watch here . Next Thursday ...
- Celebrate Kwanzaa with music, dance, poetry, art and food in Jamaica on Saturday
The Afrikan Poetry Theatre will host Kwanzaa at Amazura Concert Hall ... a professor of Africana studies at California State University Long Beach and a major figure in the Black Power movement of the 1960s, founded Kwanzaa, which was first celebrated ...
- Call for Artists and Poets for the 5th Annual Poetry and Art
A limited edition book cataloging the exhibit will be published. A Call to Artists for fine art submissions ... heightening the excitement for this annual exhibit at the Wickford Art Association. Poetry readings and related events will take place during ...
- Seabiscuit Heritage Foundation presents Black Bart Strikes Again
Horse-drawn wagon rides are $5 per person and will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; free for children under 8. Black Bart Robbery Re-enactment and poetry reading starts at 4 p.m. Tri-tip barbecue is at 5 p.m. with a silent and live auction mystery strongbox ...
- Palestineâ€™s overshadowed poet brought to life on stage
including a performance in front of the Syrian romantic poet Nizar al-Qabbani. Hlehelâ€™s play maintains this constant thread of poetry through Muhammad Aliâ€™s life both by including events in the narrative itself and through using poems that evoke and ...
- â€˜King Learâ€™ with Rick Foucheux is a family meltdown
In this intimate staging, Shakespeareâ€™s grand tragedy of late-life madness is most effectively a family, acted in close quarters by ... and obedience crumbling in front of him. The woeful poetry after the storm is incredibly lucid, shot full of loss ...
- Poetry Book Imparts Important Life Lessons
The poetry written during her teenage years contain slivers of ... The event was held at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. LitFire Publishing displayed the book from March 11 to 12.
- First Commute, poem by Derek Kannemeyer (MY FIRST JOB Poetry and Prose Series)
photo albums, there you shall be still, in your cheap taupe suit, just a smidge of local color. As behind you Tower Bridge, and the Tower itself, anchor the land in history and grey sky. AUTHORâ€™S PHOTO CAPTION: Me in my last college apartment, 1971.
- 7 Beautiful Poems In Honor Of The Noble Barber
Two birds fucking while I was on vacation), His gross long hair fell about his face and his shoulders. A barber came out of the pond. His shears were bright in the sun. He saw Christ hanging on the cross With his gross long hair and said, Now Im going to ...
- Painted Word Poetry: Jill McDonough
and Best American Poetry. She teaches in the MFA program at UMass-Boston and directs 24PearlStreet, the Fine Arts Work Center online. Her fifth poetry collection, Here All Night, is forthcoming from Alice James Books.
- POEM: Resolution
Richard Donnelly lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Classic flyover land. Which makes us feel just a little... superior. Mr. Donnelly's first book is 'The Melancholy MBA,' published by Brick Road Poetry Press in Columbus, Georgia.
- Get Your Read On: The Greenhouse and On The Cold Coasts
However, his escape is thwarted when the mother of his child turns up at the monastery with his baby daughter, asking him to take on the responsibility of her care. AuÃ°ur Ava is on familiar ground here, as she presents us with atypical depictions of ...
- 'Penny Dreadful' Declares â€œThe Endâ€ As [SPOILER] Dies In Season 3 Finale - Deadline
Deadline'Penny Dreadful' Declares â€œThe Endâ€ As [SPOILER] Dies In Season 3 FinaleDeadlineAlso, as always, the panache filled Penny Dreadful was full of big narrative gestures and poetry this season, a season that started with the 1892 death of Poet Laureate Alfred, Lord Tennyson and concluded as William Wordswoth's Intimations of ...and more »