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- Ted Kooser: An American Life in Poetry, May 29, 2016 - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Ted Kooser: An American Life in Poetry, May 29, 2016Champaign/Urbana News-GazetteAt some moment every day, I call up a memory of one or another of my family members who have passed on, so I was especially taken with this poem by Tim Nolan, who lives in Minnesota. His forthcoming book is "The Field," New Rivers Press, October 2016.
- Open Mic Night For Teens In Brick Rescheduled
BRICK, NJ â€” If you sing, dance, rap, recite poetry, and you're a teenager in Brick, you're invited to come show off your talents for your peers. The teen coffeehouse and open mic event that had been scheduled for last Friday was postponed due to ...
- CLASSIC POETRY GROUP: Shabbat, and Joseph ben Tanchum ha-Yerushalmi
- N E poets misunderstood for their poetry of conflict: Ngangom
Eminent Manipuri poet Robin S Ngangom believes it is wrong to typecast the poets from North East as unduly obsessed with the poetry of "politics" and "brutality". Ngangom, who writes in English and Meitei, says some poets have moved beyond merely recording ...
- A chaplain designed a way for ICU patients to request prayers, poetry and a hand to hold
Together they drew up -- quite literally -- the first spiritual care board. "Chaplains, we often talk about four basic 'flavors' of feelings: mad, sad, glad and 'afrad' -- or afraid," Berning said. "We laid it out in those columns and tried to make it very
- Direct action
Anne Waldmanâ€™s poetry is not to be recited but sung ... She also urged listeners to respond in the affirmative with acts they perform in their daily lives â€œto ease the pain of livingâ€, to bring a certain immunity to the â€œdrunken dumb showâ€.
- A Quiet Passion: A Film about Emily Dickinson
Her poetry, on the other hand, was not ... face is reminiscent of that of the unnamed housewife in Grant Woodâ€™s classic painting, â€œAmerican Gothic.â€ One difference was that there was no farmer (with pitchfork) in the life of Dickinson.
- Local author Bao Phi on break-up poetry, activism, and he's known for being angry
â€œI am made of war and that means so are you,â€ Bao Phi writes in Thousand Star Hotel, his vulnerable and evocative new collection of poetry that examines race, class, love, and violence in his own life and in Asian-American communities. Phi was born in ...
- Jonas Mekas Talks Scorsese, Documenta 14, Three New Books, Anthology Film Archivesâ€™ $6 Million Project
Books, periodicals, documents ... Itâ€™s very well-done and itâ€™s about a difficult subject â€” poetry. Scorsese, of course, has a very, very big movie â€˜Silence.â€™ But I always supported Scorsese and I always will. We met when he made his first ...
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- High school junior Zion Williamson's vicious dunks continue to be poetry in (slow) motion
Hereâ€™s Williamson throwing down a vicious dunk in slow motion against Northside Christian Academy on Saturday. You will notice a defender attempting to block Williamsonâ€™s dunk and failing miserably â€” he doesnâ€™t even get close to the ball:
- Through the Lives of Othersâ€¦ Inspiring Childrenâ€™s Creativity and Productivity
Very few of her poems were published during her lifetime ... Real life champions, role models, and inspirational heroes vary, and potential influencers can be found in many different domains extending beyond those represented by Twain, Franklin, and ...
- National Book Award nominees share their advice on books, fear and love
The group awarded William Carlos Williams with the first poetry prize for his work ... Watch those essays on reading, fear and love below: Charmaine Craig speaks about the importance of engaging with literature that challenges our ways of thinking ...
- 'My baby, my empress, my lady': John Legend hilariously sings poem RHONY's Joe Giudice wrote for his wife Teresa
John Legend just proved he can do absolutely anything. The global phenomenon was asked to sing the song Joe Giudice wrote for his wife Teresa for their 17th wedding anniversary. And he batted it out of the park. The request was made when the 37-year-old ...
- Singing with Martin Luther: A Model for Cultivating Hymns in the Language of the People
These have provided a good repertory of Christian songs. But more often than not ... Differences between various languages affect the rhythm and cadence of poetry. This in turn affects the rhythm and cadence of music used to accompany poetic lyrics.