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- Writersâ€™ Weir: The Leaf
Send submissions to email@example.com. â€¢ Miriam Wagoner wrote this piece to contribute to the Year of Kindness currently happening in Juneau. More of her poetry can be found online at capitalcityweekly.com.
- EPB Honors Winners Of 2017 Black History Month Poetry Contest
EPB honored eight Hamilton County students who celebrated the legacies and achievements of African Americans with original poetry that won top honors in the companyâ€™s 13th Annual Black History Month Poetry Contest. Students in the first through 12th ...
- About Town: Senior program canceled, WWI poetry
A selection of poems from the period will be performed by members of ... one in the 60s and one for a 30-something African-American) and two men (one each in the 20s and 50s age ranges). The show will be performed at the Civic Auditorium from March 9 ...
- Welcome to our New Poet Laureate!
Today the Library of Congress announced the appointment of the 22nd Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry, Tracy K. Smith. Following is an interview that Poetry and Literature Center digital content manager Anne Holmes conducted with Smith via e-mail.
- BOOK NOOK: Joan Sikandâ€™s poetry in â€˜Mind â€“ A Sacred Placeâ€™ seeks higher truths
In her previous poetry books, one published by Mvule Africa Publishers titled Meditations, the other by the American publisher Path Press, called Makonde, Mrs Sikand has blended her writings with elegant artworks by a number of East African artists.
- TV times for college football championship, pre-game show
"At the Gathering," 10 p.m., KNPB. Here are performances and interviews from the Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko. This is the slot where many PBS stations carry the "Independent Lens" series. This week's film â€” "Unrest," a deeply personal portrait of ...
- Rahim: the poet within the courtier
For many years it was a somewhat sad and forlorn structure ... On 10-12th March we can see in the Habitat Centre scholarly discussion, music performances, poetry recitals and an exhibition â€” all centering on Rahim. The diversity of the performances ...
- Qatari pilgrim arrested after reciting poetry praising Saudi Arabia
As per what was published on the social network sites ... Others pointed out that Marri might have also been arrested after he posted two poetry verses on Twitter that praised Saudi Arabia. During an interview with Al Arabiya News Channel during the ...
- Christina Crosby's Impossible Memoir of Pain - New Republic
New RepublicChristina Crosby's Impossible Memoir of PainNew RepublicThe Maggie here is Maggie Nelson, the poet and memoirist, who has written extensively about her friendship with Crosbyâ€”notably in last year's The Argonauts, an autobiographical reckoning of gender and motherhood. The relationship between the two ...
- Poet Burt to read, discuss work
A lawyer and businessman, his poetry and prose have appeared in â€œPN Review,â€ â€œTLS,â€ The Financial Times, â€œThe New Statesman,â€ â€œThe Sunday Timesâ€ and â€œGranta,â€ among others. Two chapbooks, â€œSearched for Textâ€ (2008) and â€œCertain ...
- Poem of the week: Words Were Changing by Miller Oberman
and this was not one. Concern with the integral art of naming often surfaces in the poems in The Unstill Ones, Miller Obermanâ€™s first collection. In fact, words may be among the possible categories suggested by that evocative adjective â€œunstillâ€.
- Art&Seek Jr: Even MORE Summer Programs For Your Little Campers
Does your teen love making short films with their iPhones ... Kids ages 12-18 can find their voice and learn the fine art of spoken word poetry this Saturday at the Writerâ€™s Garret Slam Camp. Through interactive exercises, writing prompts and modeling ...
- Kit Harington Penned a Love Poem to Nicole Kidman
James asks Kit Harington about writing poetry, a long time private hobby of Kit's, and for the first time ever, Kit reads one of his poems live -- a tribute to his love for Nicole Kidman.
- Detroit native ForchÃ© wins one of literary world's richest prizes
including finishing her memoir, ForchÃ© says itâ€™s not all bad being considered one of the paupers of the literary world. â€œPoets resist commodification,â€ she says. â€œYouâ€™re not paid to write poetry, which is wonderful. Youâ€™re absolutely free.â€
- Aruoma Favour Ezinne Poems
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