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- A book of poetry that's worth $100,000, and so much more
They give us the chance to recognize poetry at a time when language is being applied roughly and recklessly in public forums across media and the nation, when complicated arguments and crude insults have been reduced to 140-character parodies of the ...
- On Friendship Day, Sehwag Shares Throwback Photo With Dhoni
Former Team India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was the recipient of one such friendship day message ... Sing, write, perform, spew poetry â€“ whatever you like â€“ in your mother tongue. Send us your BOL at firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp it to 9910181818.)
- The Dear Women project is encouraging people to write to the women whoâ€™ve inspired them
Coffee, oversized blankets, and poetry give me the warm and fuzziesâ€¦oh ... These have now been transformed into cards for people to send to their inspirational women, and 25% of the profits from each box will go to a women-supporting non-profit.
- â€˜Summer of Loveâ€™ revives iconic â€™60s images at de Young Museum
â€œLove Is a Four Letter Wordâ€ and â€œGive Earth a Chance ... Flashing black lights reveal the animation in Victor Moscosoâ€™s designs promoting concerts and poetry readings. Nearby, color separations for artistsâ€™ intricate designs offer a fascinating ...
- â€˜Le Moulinâ€™ gives a voice to Taiwanese poets who wrote under Japanâ€™s colonial rule
romantic writers like Osamu Dazai wrote fiction that praised Japanese machismo (at least on the surface) for fear of imprisonment under the infamous Peace Preservation Law. Le Moulin disbanded, though the poets continued to write secretly in their homes.
- Why I Am Like New Zealand
He is the author of several volumes of poetry, including â€œEverything We Always Knew Was True,â€ published in August by Copper Canyon Press. Sign up for our newsletter to get the best of The New York Times Magazine delivered to your inbox every week.
- On This Day In Alabama History: African-American Author, Poet Margaret Walker Was Born
Walker often used her experiences growing up in the South during the Jim Crow and civil rights eras to shape her work and become an influential figure in African-American literature. She is best known for her 1942 poetry collection â€œFor My Peopleâ€ and ...
- Wayland Free Public Library to host poetry reading
WAYLAND â€” The Wayland Free Public Library Poetry Workshop will present its 21st annual poetry reading at 2:30 p.m. May 7 at 5 Concord Road. The featured poet will be Arlene Weiland, a Wayland resident. Arlene, a retired family therapist, has a deep ...
- News Poetry: Even the Good Guys Have Blood on their Hands
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- Seibles visits local schools
About 150 East High School students received free books and study guides during a visit from award-winning author Tim Seibles. Tuesdayâ€™s event was part of the Youngstown State University Poetry Center ... the One Voice writing contest because we have ...
- Culture and Traditions fading away
I think that there will be people who will never forget about the traditions and culture of their people. They will transfer them from generation to generation. But you need to remember sometimes about your culture. I think that there will be people who ...
- WV Poetry Out Loud competition this week
West Virginiaâ€™s Poetry Out Loud competition returns to the Culture Center Theater at the state Capitol this weekend. High school students from around the state will recite poems and compete for the chance to represent West Virginia at the National Poetry ...
- Renowned American art curator launches inspiring programme of talks at Leeds Beckett
Renowned art practitioners from across the world will share their inspirational careers in Leeds over the next ... of high-profile art practitioners from across the world, spanning poetry, photography, fashion design, and more. All sessions are free ...
- Tellabration Time In Pine
Wild and Wonderfulâ€ was once named Western Music Associationâ€™s Cowboy Poetry Book of the Year. Others who have been big hits at the Tellabration include Don Doyle, Liz Warren and Doug Bland, who is a pastor in Tempe. No word as yet if any of those will ...
- Paul Ingram retires from Prairie Lights, starts new chapter
When his book of whimsically funny poems, "The Lost Clerihews of Paul Ingram," was published in 2014, the Los Angeles Review of Books said, "if Prairie Lights is the wheel around which literary life in Iowa City revolves, Ingram may well be its hub."