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- Poetry, History, and a "Big Picture" View of the Early Modern Ottoman Empire
What if failing to take poetry and what poetry does seriously means wedding ourselves ... politics and powerâ€¦.Amazing!" This lecture is free and open to the public.
- Twin Cities area book events Jan. 21-28
TALIA YOUNG: Poetry reading. 2 p.m. today. $6-$12. Studio Z, 275 E. 4th St., St. Paul. MICK HERRON: â€œThis is What Happened.â€ 7 p.m. Mon. Common Good Books, 38 S. Snelling Av., St. Paul. BARB KROVITZ-NEREN: â€œParenting the Addicted Teen.â€ 7 p.m. Wed.
- The Monitor :: Mmakgosi Live showcases Emotional Poetry NIGHT
Mothers who will guide and be there for them,â€ she recites. In another poem, Mmakgosi expresses her undying love for her son. She thanked him for remaining constant by her side even when the blue Sbrana Psychiatric hospital skies could not shine on her.
- Southern Utah Writers offers Redrock Creative Writing Seminar, Poetry in The Park, and more
On March 2 at 7 p.m., a Z-Arts poetry reading will be given by Wahtola-Trommer at the Canyon Community Center in Springdale. The event is free. Poetry in The Park will begin March 3 at 9 a.m. and will continue until 4 p.m. at Zion Park Lodge. The writing ...
- Useni Eugene Perkins On Adapting His Iconic Poem into Picture Book Form
Though poet and playwright Useni Eugene Perkinsâ€™s debut picture book, Hey Black Child (Little ... Maya Angelou wrote in free verse and did not write poems for children. When â€œHey Black Childâ€ was recited by three-year-old Peâ€™Tehn Raighn-Kem ...
- Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 399
For todayâ€™s prompt, write a betrayal poem. Many people may be able to conjure up several moments when one person betrayed anotherâ€“both in real life and fiction. But sometimes our bodies betray us, our words betray us, and well, sometimes we sabotage ...
- Poetry smells of past summers in Cyprus
The poetry collection was published in English in 2015 and now ... The book launch is part of a day of literature by publishers Armida and Moufflon. The event will begin at 11am when visitors can view and buy a range of books until 3pm.
- â€œHome Againâ€ Proves that Hollywood Does Know What it Has in Reese Witherspoon
as he reels guilelessly through romantic words like he thinks any one of them might be the CAPTCHA code to unlock her, but then her eyes will quaver in mid-roll: Sheâ€™s wooed by the effort rather than the poetry. Witherspoon has always excelled at wised ...
- Theater, music and art returns after the storm
Poetry in New Smyrna Beach The Hub on Canal ... Children must be accompanied by an adult for the free event. For information, go to moartdeland.org. Celebrate six months until St. Patrick's Day Fletcher's Irish Pub, 393 W. Granada Blvd.
- Feds Spend $300,000 for â€˜Dialogues About Waterâ€™
A source with extensive knowledge of the cultural agencies told the Washington Free Beacon, "There is no difference between ... Other projects include $188,000 for a two-week seminar on Islamic poetry, and $108,000 for 16 schoolteachers to learn about ...
- Poetry Book Presents Career Choices for Young Readers
She enjoys being around 3 and 4 year olds, and assisting with their education. She has been writing poetry for over 20 years, and appreciate the gift she has been given in bringing joy to others that read her work, young and old. Xlibris Publishing ...
- The Winners of the 2017 Nigerian Studentsâ€™ Poetry Prize
not just because of the content but because they are virtually error-free and make judicious use of imagery, especially as seen in the skillful use of symbols and metaphors. They are charming poems in every sense of the word and explore serious themes ...
- Events this week: Legos, Opiod roundtable, Jewelry making for teens, kidsâ€™ fun with science, and another Summer Concert
Poetry Workshop Series (6:00 â€“ 8:00 ... This monthâ€™s free craft session is for teens only. Participants will make jewelry under guidance of popular crafter Mandy Roberge. Registration is not required. For details, see dedicated post.
- Husband's poem provides a steppingstone to new year
Essie called me last week and told me the story of her husband and the poem. She asked whether I would be interested ... "When this New Year in time shall end, / Let it be said I've played the friend, / Have lived and loved and labored here, / And made ...
- Prosecutorial prose: Vincent Scarsella pens 'Lawyers Gone Bad' novel series
A Scarsella short story, "The Cards of Unknown Players," was nominated for the national Pushcart Prize, which honors poetry, short fiction, essays or literary short forms published by small press companies. He has also written a full-length play ...