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- Sex and Death in Alabama
There were old clothes, new needles, crack pipes, Lorca poetry, and books by Bukowski ... A year to the date of Kurtâ€™s death the crew held a Satanic sÃ©ance under the stairs by the drama roomâ€”a very, very failed effort to raise the spirit of Kurt ...
- Photographer Bryson Rand Explores the Construction of the Queer Space in New Online Exhibition "The Floating Bridge"
This online exhibition, available from December 26th to February 23rd, 2018 on Artsy, takes its title from the book Chasing Horses by Yukio Mishima, from a passage where a man is about to die and recites a poem about crossing from the living world into ...
- In Berkeley, a book group celebrates its 100th birthday
felt it was important to do something special to mark the momentous birthday. Berndt traces her own love of books to her grandmother in Ohio who would read poetry to her. The clubâ€™s members all enjoy reading, she said, though their gatherings donâ€™t ...
- Canadian poet Rupi Kaur pens a new verse in poetry
Last month, the Toronto poet Rupi Kaur was at New York Fashion Week, at a Prabal Gurung show, seated next to none other than Gloria Steinem. â€œIt was absolutely incredible,â€ she said. â€œShe was telling me it was her first ever fashion show. I was like ...
- Deepika Padukone Wrote Poetry. You Didn't Know? Here's A Poem By Her
Last month, several media reports suggested that they might get engaged on Deepika's birthday (January 5). However, YRF Talent, which manages Ranveer, rubbished the rumours.
- Lowe Wins Second State Poetry-Out-Loud Competition
Sacramento, CA â€” He did it again. A local student has won the California Arts Councilâ€™s Poetry Out Loud competition for the second time in three years. The state finals were held in Sacramento over the past two days, and Levi Lowe was the top finisher.
- Mmegi Online :: Genius Senyatsoâ€™s BOMU awards appreciation party thrills
As a norm, Moroka Moreri whose controversial poems won him a large fanbase from different walks of the country, kept the audience intrigued with his beautiful poetic rhythms. Genius, whose lucky stars seem to be with him, was given support by other jazz ...
- After my nan died, I learnt to confront death in the best possible way
Deathâ€™s so normal and banal ... I rarely make it to the last line of the poem without crying, but when I read it while holding my nanâ€™s hand, just hours before her heart stopped beating and mine was hurting, I thought how kind it was of her to take ...
- Mark Twain Wild West Fest takes over Angels Camp
On the Trail â€” Cowboy Poetry.â€ Cost is $35. Reserve a spot by calling (209) 728-6171 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit manzapress.com.
- Mother aims to prevent opiate deaths
MEDFORD â€” Max Pinsky was a chef, loved to write poetry and was known for being kind, thoughtful and a deep thinker about society. A struggle with opioid prescription painkillers eventually led him to heroin. In January 2013, he overdosed on heroin and ...
- â€˜Goodnight my loveâ€™ - Keorapetse Kgositsileâ€™s wife and others bid farewell to the late poet laureate
Poetry met jazz when Jonas Gwangwa and Dorothy Masuka graced ... Politiciansâ€š poetsâ€š musiciansâ€š friends and family members paid their last respects to Kgositsileâ€š who died in Johannesburg on January 3 at the age of 79 after a short illness.
- POETRY COMPETITION DEDICATED TO STATE SYMBOLS
Astana mayorâ€™s office has announced a poetry competition among the countryâ€™s young poets ... the national museum will host the awards ceremony for the winners. 50 best works will be published in a special collection with 1,100 copies.
- It Means â€œPoemâ€ in Tagalog: Viet Thanh Nguyen Interviews Chris Santiago
But in Tagalog, I can hardly count to 10. Are there other Filipino-American poets who you are reading, or who are important to you and your work? Absolutely. I think most of us think of Carlos Bulosan and Jessica Hagedorn first and foremost as writers of ...
- The only Libyan refugee who made it into the US last year
He returned to find his friend's demeanor toward him had changed ... She wrote "The New Colossus," the poem emblazoned on the Statue of Liberty. Hass is now a big brother of sorts to Solomon's son. At 33, he's trying to resume his medical studies.
- When poetry meets technology: coaching poets over Skype
You can be very good at â€˜hearingâ€™ great poetry, but less sure how to make those sounds yourself. The Surgery helps with that, looking at the language, techniques, craft and processes that can get a writer closer to how they want to write.â€