Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!
- Sin in a Time of Accompaniment
He was widely celebrated as an artist, not only for his frank erotic poetry, but also for what some literary critics have called the most magnificent Christian verse in the French tongue. Imagine, however, that Verlaine had lived not in the 1870s but in ...
- USF poet and masters student Chelsea Dingman wins national poetry competition
has won the prestigious National Poetry Series 2016 Open Competition. The University of Georgia Press will publish her winning collection of poetry entitled Thaw. Dingman composed these poems for a directed studies course with Dr. Jay Hopler, USF poetry ...
- Winners to be announced for annual #PoetweetNYC contest
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Thousands of poems will be considered for publication in "Metro New York" for New York City's annual "PoetweetNYC" Twitter poetry contest. In honor of National Poetry Month, the city holds the contest from April 17 through April 21.
- Cambridge University poetry specialist, 53, appears in court accused with possessing and distributing indecent images of children
A Cambridge University poetry specialist has appeared in court accused of possessing and distributing indecent images of children. Professor Simon Jarvis, 53, entered no pleas to the 12 allegations in a brief appearance at Cambridge Magistrates Court today.
- Frae Wisconsin tae Wigtown: How an American won a Scots poetry prize
Here, too, sits the nation's book town and home to an annual poetry prize - one section of which celebrates the Scots language. But as soon as this year's winner of that particular award speaks, you would know she hails from a little further west than Wigtown.
- Oregon music, literary experts say Bob Dylan deserving of Nobel Prize for literature
He uses the Oxford Book of American Poetry, and the book includes lyrics of Dylanâ€™s â€œDesolation Row.â€ Dylan is a poet who â€œhappens to be a great musician in the folk and rock and roll traditions,â€ he said. Dylanâ€™s songwriting is â€œnot poetry ...
- Famous treasure hunter's death remains a mystery: No cause of death determined after Randy Bilyeu moved out West to pursue $2m hidden fortune
The death of a man who moved out West to follow his dream of searching ... He dropped clues to its whereabouts in a cryptic poem in his self-published memoir, The Thrill of the Chase. The hidden treasure has inspired thousands to search in vain through ...
- Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Black Lives
We canâ€™t go back in time and encourage people to take more oral histories of former slaves or allow black people to speak for themselves, but poems like Browningâ€™s underscore the need to both protect and privilege narratives of people who are oppressed.
- Perth girl Esha Jabbal writes poem called 'Dingo', wins Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Award
... in 1996 seeking better education prospects for their family. Other West Australian Dorothea Mackellar Poetry Award winners include Claire Chua from Perth Modern School and Applecross Senior High School, which was awarded best secondary school entry.
- â€œDoris Lessing said I was a child of violenceâ€ and other poems by Linda Chown
Too many moons in his poems, he said they said. To say nothing the same. In the space. To repeat nothing, And everything. Put it there over the moon with the heart outside. When you. And itâ€™s all read/red. Granny Smith is gone. Took a kind of a powder.
- Dadar-Sawantwadi train to be renamed â€˜Tutari Expressâ€™ after famous Marathi poem
Written during the British Rule in India, in the poem, Keshavsut calls for a fight for independence. The inspirational poem was popular among Maharshtrians during the freedom struggle. Keshavsut was born near the famous tourist destination Ganapatipule ...
- No debate, East reigns as champion again
Senior Austin Clayton won a title in informative speaking, while juniors McKenna Deaton and Brittany Todd earned championships in prose and poetry, respectively. East outdistanced runner-up Roosevelt High School, of Des Moines, 97-63. Johnston High School ...
- Leonard Cohen, Always Wise Beyond His Years, Nourished Both the Heart and Intellect
After all, popular music rarely makes room for true poetry, and even more rarely for singer songwriters ... thatâ€™s how the light gets in.â€ This tour followed a sad turn of events that saw Leonard Cohen bilked out of millions by a former manager and ...
- Beloc matilda poem - Nebenwirkungen beloc zok mite 47 5mg
Cheap American North Association Hilaire belloc matilda poem cardiovascular blood than your blogging of are where as in all to pair of through this kira-kira Buying can Online Is ? Why a discount days are. as may John the light male application Do for ...
- Woman Uses Poetry On MLK Day To Find Peace During Violence
One woman in the crowd spoke to CBS 2â€™s Vince Gerasole about poetry bringing peace to her life during a violent time. â€œI am the American dream â€“ a black woman and I am angry,â€ said Arewa Karen Winters, Washington Park. Spoken word is really just ...