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- Max Liu on Robert Lowellâ€™s Relevance
Not that the poems are unmediated or spontaneous ... The title poem of his collection For the Union Dead (1964) combines American social change with personal loss. In 1973, he controversially deployed letters from his second wife, the writer Elizabeth ...
- Cascade Christian student state Poetry Out Loud champ
A Cascade Christian High School senior won Oregon's annual Poetry Out Loud competition and will advance to the national competition in Washington, D.C. next month. Megan Kim, 18, was one of nine regional finalists to compete at the Salem Public Library ...
- That philharmonic feeling; North Shore orchestra reprises free winter concert series
This is the 114th year that the 45-piece Salem Philharmonic Orchestra has given free concerts on successive Sundays beginning ... is â€œcivic in theme and form.â€ â€œBy civic poetry, I mean poems written for the public on shared topics,â€ Ronan said.
- Springfield, here's our totally local gift guide for Christmas and holidays 2017
Does your family contain a sassy young person crossing that first-apartment ... "The Physics of Love" is a new poetry collection ($10) by Carla Kirchner, who teaches literature at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar. Reviewers praised it for its ...
- Gunnar Birkerts, Architect, Dies at 92; Gave Shape to the Unexpected
A V-shaped glass moat reflected the original building, whose Gothic tower could be seen from 56 feet below ... â€œHe plays with metaphor, poetry and an understanding of his native Riga. Itâ€™s heroic, allegorical, and contains a power and conviction ...
- Three UW-Madison faculty members land Guggenheim Fellowships
Three University of Wisconsin-Madison faculty members have received 2015 Guggenheim Fellowships, awards that support remarkable mid-career scholars and artists.
- Colombian-American brings a new voice to Midland Storytelling Festival
Cardenas, a Colombian-American bilingual storyteller ... The practice and performance has gained a resurgence influenced by podcasts, TEDTalks, poetry slams and more. Cardenas, though, feels something else may be driving it. â€œI think itâ€™s because ...
- Pardloâ€™s poetry ties together multi-faceted identities
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gregory Pardlo performed a reading of his work at the McCormack Family Theater on Thursday as part of ... was selected in 2007 by Brenda Hillman for the American Poetry Review/Honickman First Book Prize. He is also the recipient ...
- Shark value - The Hindu
Shark valueThe HinduWhether it is in the dark drains of the institute or the empty eeriness deep in the ocean, the water is shown to be as lonely as the outer space in Gravity . â€œA wanderer in search of home,â€ says a character. It may be entirely created in a computer ...and more »
- Entries sought for poetry contest honoring veterans
CAMP RIPLEYâ€”The Minnesota Military Museum is supporting the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month this April and Sen. Al Franken's (D-Minn.) announcement that he is hosting his sixth annual poetry contest for Minnesota students.
- A New Poem is Commissioned to Honor the Soldiers Who Fight Americaâ€™s Wars
A new exhibition, â€œThe Face of Battleâ€ at the Smithsonianâ€™s National Portrait Gallery is a visual assessment on what it means to be a soldier in Americaâ€™s recent wars as well as what that service meant in the wider community of family, friends and ...
- Birthday Poems - Poems For Birthday - Hurt
You hurt me so badly and make me to forget the date of my birthday! You hurt me so badly and make me to forget who I am! You hurt me so badly and make me to forget the goals of my life! You hurt me so badly and make me to forget where I come from!
- American Life in Poetry: 'My Mother's Penmanship Lessons'
I was deeply moved by this weekâ€™s poem, which shows us the courage of a person struggling with a disability, one that threatens the way in which she wishes to present herself. It illustrates the fierce dignity that many of us have observed in elderly people.
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- Arianna Diaz Advances in Poetry Out Loud Recitation Competition at PAAAS
This is the first round of competitions that will place Diaz with opponents from six other regions in New Jersey who will be competing at the New Jersey Regional Poetry Out Loud Competition on March 12. The PAAAS contest was held among students who first ...