Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!
- â€˜Bhittaiâ€™s poetry can help promote peaceâ€™
BHIT SHAH: National and international scholars, writers and researchers at a conference on Sunday emphasised the need to spread the essence of the poetry of Sufi saint Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai, which was abundant with human values of peace and love for all.
- Home for Sale in Ridgefield: 26 Oak Knoll Lane
Performance Poetry Team Information Meeting at The Ridgefield Library on February 10: You're invited to join a new teen performance poetry group hosted by the Ridgefield Library. Perform locally, compete in slams, read at open mics, audition for the ...
- Austinâ€™s SPAM Museum Hosts First Wedding For English Couple
â€œApril showers bring May flowersâ€ dates back to an English poem from hundreds of years ago ... to the heart of Austin, Minn., to say their wedding vows surrounded by the canned meat. The marriage marks the very first and potentially the only wedding ...
- Forever Young - The Undefeated
The UndefeatedForever YoungThe UndefeatedNobody doesn't love Nia Long. The fact that she's been relevant all this time, and is still â€” still! â€” slaying on magazine covers like this 2010 Monarch cover, this 2011 Ebony cover and this 2012 Essence cover even when she isn't promoting a project ...and more »
- Paul Hamilton's New Book "Fathers, Monsters and Sons" is an Engaging Book Reflecting on Family Dysfunction and Exploring Father-Son Relationship.
Hamilton shares his journey towards recovery with straightforward poetry about his father and family. Hamilton concludes his narrative by issuing a call to reclaim the power of storytelling. Readers can purchase â€œFathers, Monsters and Sonsâ€ at ...
- Paul Taylor Seasonâ€™s Premieres Lack the Luster of Its Revivals
It has often seemed that the mainstream of American modern dance tradition passes through Mr ... but thereâ€™s none of the Taylor dance poetry that might make them airborne. â€œThe Open Doorâ€ is set to Elgarâ€™s â€œEnigma Variations,â€ but Elgar ...
- From home to HomePlace... the inspirational life and literature of an iconic poet
â€œPoetry is a vast subject, as old as history and older,â€ states Encyclopaedia Britannica along with some pessimistic conclusions about â€œthe difficulty or impossibility of defining poetryâ€! With Britannicaâ€™s thousands of specialist-academics thus ...
- Eugenio Polgovsky, award-winning filmmaker who cast austere eye on Mexico, dies at 40
In June, Trinity College laid on a 40th birthday dinner for Mr. Polgovsky ... On the river, Mr. Polgovsky read poetry by Allen Ginsberg while his sister Mara, a junior research fellow at Queensâ€™ College, University of Cambridge, read works by Baudelaire.
- Community happenings Oct. 19-25
8 a.m.- 2 p.m., Friday, Christian Assembly Church ... The event will feature more than 10 live hip hop performances and Big Deal poetry opeen stage. This is a free event for all ages. For more information, go to www.MNHipHopCoalition.org.
- Surprise turn from Jupitus caps 'absolutely fantastic' wedding night for Neil & Valerie
"They had already booked their wedding before I announced my gig at Mareel. So their mates tracked me down via Davie Gardner, my Shetland fixer. So I went along and read a poem out and gave a toast during a cellidh. I havenâ€™t invoiced them yet."
- 365 POETRY & FICTION CONTEST
A wandering free spirit like Walt Whitman ... This year, weâ€™re bridging the camps of short fiction and poetry. Poetry? Fiction? Who cares. Winners will be announced in the Aug. 30 issue of The Toledo City Paper. Any questions? No?
- COMPONENTS OF YOUR POETRY CHAPBOOK
Be aware that potential readers are more likely to purchase your book if they recognize your name. Branding yourself as a poet is important. It helps to have published your poetry in magazines for a few years or even to have won an award before you publish ...
- Itâ€™s â€˜Black Lives Matter at School Week.â€™ Hereâ€™s whatâ€™s happening at schools in cities around the country.
Teachers and students across the country this week are diving into lessons and conversations, drawing pictures and reciting poems, singing and reading about issues that are central to the Black Lives Matter at School movement: institutional racism ...
- Philadelphia: American Modernismâ€™s Center?
According to the 27th Ezra Pound International Conference, which takes place at the university and is entitled, â€œEzra Pound, Philadelphia Genius and Modern American Poetry,â€ Philadelphia is the spot where Ezra Poundâ€™s influence on American letters ...
- Sedona Noon, Poetry by Cliff Smith
Genres: Death, Funeral, Hope, Inspirational, Life, Love, Motivational, Philosophical, Redemption, Relationships, Religion, Song. Life is so fine here on the line till you cross over. Lose your mind cause you canâ€™t find your four-leaf clover.