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- CGU prizewinnersâ€™ poems trump prose every time: Larry Wilson
Those poems they distill from the babel of too much thought ... writes out of the Chicago he grew up in: â€œChildren speak to their murdered brothers with a cereal box / and construction paper cut into a Ouijaâ€™s tongue that licks / yes when asked ...
- Dianne Dixon Joins FALLING IN LOVE WITH MR. DELLAMORT World Premiere at The Slipper Room
Described as a comedy musical with a distinctively gothic twist, the production has drawn comparisons ... in the world premiere staging of Kenyan playwright Kenny Mann's epic poetry - drama Naisula at The John Drew Theater in East Hampton.
- Freeloader Friday: 70 free things to do this weekend
and dog costume contest. More info at candowoofaroo.org. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 16; Free. Can Do Canines, 9440 Science Center Drive, Minneapolis; 763-331-3000. Poetry of Resistance & Change Letterpress poetry installation by Monica Edwards Larson.
- Poet sues Insane Clowne Posse: You're no softy, you stole my poem
where the face-painted artist is accused of swiping a poem that was published in "Chicken Soup for the Soul." It's hardly the kind of reading material that fans would associate with the edgy artist, if his dark lyrics and stage name are any indication.
- HSC English: Year 12 students will no longer have to read a novel or a poem
"This is sending a strong message to students and the community that fiction and poetry, two of the most sophisticated ... Year 12 students will no longer have to read a novel or a poem first appeared on The Sydney Morning Herald.
- Euphratâ€™s Open Mic Night features original music and poetry
De Anza students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Euphrat Museum of Art for a fusion of spoken word, poetry and hip hop at the First Thursday Open Mic. The event was sponsored by the African American Studies Department, Black Leadership Collective (BLC ...
- Mobile sharing app seeks to increase engagement, interest in poetry
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. â€“ Trubadour, a startup founded by a former Purdue University student, is developing a mobile poetry-sharing platform that aims to increase engagement and interest in contemporary poems by providing personalized recommendations to users.
- Suspect in Portland stabbings built life around hate speech
Christian grew up with several older brothers in a modest home in north Portland, obtained his GED and attended some community college. He was a prolific writer both in and out of prison, and he penned a poem at age 18 titled "Prayers for Death."
- Juneteenth celebrated by historic Mount Laurel church, NAACP - Burlington County Times
Burlington County TimesJuneteenth celebrated by historic Mount Laurel church, NAACPBurlington County TimesThere was also live Gospel jazz music, poetry, and fun and games for kids. ... The buffalo soldiers are typically seen by historians as a minority exploited to suppress another minority, and it's another dark chapter that Still says should not be avoided.and more »
- Poet Laureate Dana Gioia talks rhyme (and reason) as he heads to San Diego
Itâ€™s pretty sad. You spend your whole life writing and keyboarding and ... As a kid, my earliest memory of poetry is her reciting Edgar Allan Poeâ€™s â€œAnnabel Lee.â€ I think that experience was really quite average for most people in a working-class ...
- Anthony Hecht: A poetâ€™s life, in letters
He adds that the advantage of writing a critical book about Hechtâ€™s work is that â€œIâ€™m freer to investigate more interpretive questions in relationship to the poems and also in relation to the life as I understand it, partially through the letters.â€
- American Literary Playlists â€“ Part 3
Musicians such as Bob Dylan and Patti Smith have successfully crossed over into the literary realm, winning awards and critical praise for their poetry and autobiographies. Likewise, many famous American writers have expressed musical leanings: both Jack ...
- Childrenâ€™s book reviews: Delicious treats and time-travelling best friends
Michael Rosenâ€™s well-known poem finds itself newly-paired with Kevin Waldron ... is the second full-length volume in her series about two time-travelling best friends, though as with all her work, Curtinâ€™s main concern is the dynamic between friends ...
- The wide-eyed poster-girl for the swinging 60s
Of course, Faithfull was never easy to categorise; even her youthful acting work was intensely varied, from the cult erotica of The Girl On A Motorcycle ... else who could be equally at home discussing poetry with Allen Ginsberg and William Burroughs ...
- THE CLEAN HOUSE Opens at The Gladstone on Valentine's Day
An unsentimental romantic comedy about love ... This funny, tender play has screwy poetry and penetrating wisdom, oddball humor, deadpan soap, operatic arias, fantasy, spirituality and a soaring sense of romance, reminding us that there is humour and ...