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- Heartbeat, a musical by Olu Jacob and Joke Silva, is set to change Nigeriaâ€™s awareness of the distinct genre of musical theatre
A distinct genre of theatre that often embodies relatable narratives and themes of love, life, family, and other affairs in and around ... contemporary African pop music (Afro-pop), highlife, musical poetry and the traditional musical theatre style.
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- Review: Cork International Poetry Festival
Donovan is one of four poets at the festival nominated for this yearâ€™s Irish Times Poetry Now Award. Thomas McCarthyâ€™s Pandemonium published by Carcanet, Paddy Busheâ€™s On a Turning Wing, and Paula Meehanâ€™s Geomantic â€” both published by Dedalus ...
- The Johannesburg Review of Books Makes Its Debut Today
To that end, we will publish reviews, essays, poetry, short fiction and photographs in a single issue each month (subscribe here), plus a regular sampling of African literary life on our blog. Beyond that, itâ€™s no exaggeration to say that we also want to ...
- This 9-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Wants Other Children To 'Fly Like A Bird'
Filmmaker Keely Kernan captured her performing the powerful and poignant original poem in May 2016. Back in September, Jordan took additional steps to allow more Syrian refugee children access to education even if all their paperwork is not in order.
- James Matthew Wilson on beauty, goodness, and why the intellectual life is intrinsically conservative
These features of poetry have made it central to every civilization ... The pursuit of truth, goodness, and beauty is itself a deeply erotic activity. But our age treats reason as if it were a useful method, a bit of cognition by cogs in a machine.
- World's first air-cleansing poem to be auctioned off in UK
The poem by award-winning writer Simon Armitage, Professor of Poetry at the University of Sheffield's School of English, has been transformed into 12 limited edition artworks that are being auctioned to raise funds for the British Lung Foundation on May 9.
- Poetry Writing: 21 Poem Patterns plus Poetry Unit Tips and Ideas
25 Writing Prompts for the Bored Writer - Just so I don't lose my touch over the Summer. 25 more writing prompts for the bored writer - Again, perfect for a creative writing program! My favorite out of these is "Pretend that you're underwater and describe ...
- Gulzarâ€™s Best Shayaris about Heartbreak, Sadness, Love and Life
Gulzarâ€™s shayaris are bound to be the best, after all he is among Indiaâ€™s best known poets and lyricists. From giving Bollywood its most romantic shayaris and song lyrics to giving Hindi and Urdu poetry poignant heartbreak shers, Gulzar saab has done ...
- Tanure Ojaide: Literary activism and the order of merit
His 1973 debut poetry collection Children of Iroko and Other Poems is not only remarkable and enchanting for its musicality and freshness of themes hitherto unknown in Nigerian literature, but pointed at the direction which Nigerian writing would follow ...
- Poetry party: Teen poetry writing prompts, poems, creative writing activities - Examiner.com
Examiner.comPoetry party: Teen poetry writing prompts, poems, creative writing activitiesExaminer.comLooking for teen party activities for safe, fun (not wild) teen birthdays? How about a teen poetry party with creative writing activities? Young people love expressing themselves in poems, Those who say they don't like poetry or creative writing ...and more »
- â€˜Landlineâ€™ coasts on â€™90s nostalgia
Things arenâ€™t helped when Ali discovers some erotic poetry on a floppy disk belonging to their father, Alan (John Turturro), and the sisters are soon trying to suss out if heâ€™s having an affair, and with whom. Turturro and Edie Falco, who plays the ...
- How can I get better at creative writing?
Occasionally I write things that I really love. Can I make it happen more often? I write poetry and creative essays, and I think I might want to try fiction. About once a year I get hit with a really good idea, which ends up becoming the work I love.
- Crab Orchard Review Calls for Prose and Poetry for Special Themed Issue - Pays $25/page
Literary journal Crab Orchard Review (est. 1995) has opened a one month reading period to review stories for its Summer/Fall 2017 special double issue, â€œWeather Reports: All About the Weather.â€ The editors are inviting both emerging and experienced ...
- This Fashion Blogger Is Black, Muslim, And Feminist AF
What would it look like for a young, black Muslim woman to occupy space in the world ... incorporating elements of spoken word poetry. With the help of a few friends, that video became a reality. On Friday, Vernon uploaded it to her YouTube channel ...