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- Literary Arts Festival hosts publishers, writers, filmmakers
The free festival is from 10 a.m. to 7:30 ... ranging from panel discussions to workshops to a Wonder Woman costume contest. Organizers hope to draw in local book lovers as well as tourists. "Every fall we want this to be a draw for people to come to ...
- One Poem by Thomas Dooley
... of a 2017 James Merrill Poetry Fellowship and serves as Poet-in-Residence at New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Readers are encouraged to submit 3â€“5 poems as a PDF to Wendy Xu for consideration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- POEM cure for achalasia, a morbid oesophagus disease
... train gastro-doctors in advanced surgery named Preroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) to treat this rare but highly morbid condition which completely destroys the quality of life of patients," said Dr Nilay Mehta, the organizing secretary of POEM 2017.
- DRIVING THE BEAT ROAD
the Beat poets encompassed all races, genders, religions, classes and sexual preferences. If Kerouac consumes the popular myth, a more accurate portrayal includes LeRoi Jones (later Amiri Baraka) and Bob Kaufman, whom the French branded the black American ...
- Hennessy New Irish Writing: April 2017â€™s winning poems
Kip house half-way up Highfield Avenue, Where hormones heaved from walls and ceiling, Where we heard all the gossip, all the hook-ups, Where your mother once walked in on me, alone, Pining while you were away, Needing the home-smell of our dreams pooled in ...
- 'Sweetheart Night' poetry reading in Fanwood Feb. 21
The Carriage House Poetry Series invites the public to attend a free event on Tuesday, February 21 st at 8:00 p.m. in the Kuran Arts Center on Watson Road, off North Martine Avenue, adjacent to Fanwood Borough Hall. (GPS use 75 N. Martine Avenue).
- Dons worried about waning interest in poetry
She added that the trend should be reversed. Adam said poetry has entertainment and inspirational attributes. He stated that the study of poetry should not be limited to secondary schools but should extend to even all disciplines in tertiary institutions.
- Five Elizabeth Student Place in County-wide Poetry Contest
ELIZABETH, NJ â€“ The city can add five, aspiring poets to its list of achieving residents. Five Elizabeth students had winning poems in the 2017 Union County Arbor Day Poetry Contest. The contest, which was open to students from the fourth to the eighth ...
- Marit MacArthur, poetry readings, and sound studies
The black women students in my classes have long noted that they are â€œboredâ€ by many award-winning African American women poets. Those students prefer the dynamism of spoken word artists, many of whom have no books. Those black women students also ...
- County College of Morris Hires 18 New Faculty Members
Dr. Geoff Peck, of Easton, PA, assistant professor, English, has had fiction and poetry published extensively in literary journals and is the winner of the prestigious Academy of American Poets Thomas McGrath Award. He previously taught at Point Park ...
- Sam Shepard: Cowboy Poet
His lifelong friend Patti Smith and his daughter Hannah helped him finish ... The cowboy that was Sam Shepard may have gone. But the poet will live as long as there is theater and books. This post is hosted on the Huffington Post's Contributor platform.
- Roses are red; write a love poem this Valentineâ€™s Day
(Itâ€™s also a bit easier on the pocketbook.) Maybe youâ€™re a poet and you just donâ€™t know it. Luckily, writing poetry is something anyone can try, says Joshua Calhoun, an assistant professor of English at the University of Wisconsinâ€“Madison.
- The Trials of Apollo, Book Two: Dark Prophecy
poetry, and moreâ€“by casting him down to earth in the form of a gawky, acne-covered sixteen-year-old mortal named Lester. The only way Apollo can reclaim his rightful place on Mount Olympus is by restoring several Oracles that have gone dark. What is ...
- â€˜Ponnusamyâ€™s simple prose stirred mindsâ€™
While on the editorial board of 'Semmalar' magazine, he showed much interest to publish poetry and fiction by young writers. Ponnusamy consciously used a simple narrative style. It was his tactic to make even moderately literate readers understand and ...
- Pakistan Christian sentenced to die over blasphemous WhatsApp text
A Pakistani Christian man has been sentenced to death for blasphemy after he sent a Muslim friend a poem on WhatsApp that insulted Islam, a lawyer said Friday. Nadeem James was charged in July last year after his Muslim friend Yasir Bashir complained to ...