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- Poet, Activist Sonia Sanchez to Be Honored by Natl. Coalition of 100 Black Women at Bklyn Museum
In addition to her poetry, Sanchez began writing plays in the 1960s, often challenging the masculinist spirit of the movement by focusing on strong female protagonists. She has been recognized as a pioneering champion of Black feminism. One of the most ...
- Q&A: Professor Who Teaches a Kendrick Lamar Course Talks 'To Pimp a Butterfly'
Professor Adam Diehl teaches a course on Kendrick Lamar's classic 2012 album,Â good kid, m.A.A.d city , incorporating the writing of James Joyce and showings of Boyz N the Hood , among other things...
- Student, Los Angeles Youth Poet Laureate to publish poetry collection
She is releasing a poetry book June 10 titled â€œBranches,â€ which consists of 28 poems that she has written over the last two years. McGavin said poetry gives her a freedom she doesnâ€™t see in other mediums. â€œPoetry is so accepting and so fun and so ...
- Read this poem: "I am also starlight"
I feel your stares on my back, And honestly I feel attacked. I'm never good enough. I don't try hard enough. I know two languages. I'm bicultural. Ni soy de aquÃ. Ni soy de allÃ¡. I'm not accepted anywhere. You're in America now speak English. Habla ...
- POETRY: NEW LIFE
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- Cambridge University professor who shared child abuse images online avoids jail
A Cambridge University poetry expert who shared child rape fantasies and abuse images online has avoided jail. Professor Simon Jarvis, 53, was found with almost 2,000 illegal images on various computers and in online accounts when his city home and ...
- Poetry in dance
Tejdeep Kaur Menon talks about her poem â€˜The Porus Earthâ€™ being translated to Bharatanatyam on stage
- Poetry Zine Review: Pride Fight
These are poems for the post-uni femmes in black t-shirts who still go to concerts and still give a shit. You definitely get bang for your buck in terms of wordcount from this slim self-produced fold-and-staple job: these are verbose poems, dense with ...
- A Black Girls festival is coming to London next weekend
poetry and dance, to sculpture, photography, illustration, sound and much more. You can catch our friends at @bbz_london leading a workshop on gender expressions, queerness and the black community from 13:00-13:40 A post shared by blackgirlfest (@ ...
- 9 Books To Add To Your November Reading List
Happy November! Weâ€™re back with our favorite must-reads of the month. From modern poetry to kitschy illustrated coffee table books, weâ€™re cozying up and getting comfy with some great reads this month.
- KSSU-AM hosts slam poetry event on campus
â€œI thought that all of the poets were great.â€ As well as the students who came to see their friends, there were students who just so happened to be at the Dining Commons, unaware of the poetry about to take place, but even after they were done ...
- WATCH: The â€˜Brown Girlâ€™ is back with her powerful poetry, this time fighting everything that â€˜fair and lovelyâ€™
A few months ago, actor Abhay Deol reignited the debate around the racist campaigns by fairness creams, calling out B-town celebrities who endorse them. Lashing out at the brands for their campaign based on skin colour, he demanded an apology. His series ...
- Poetry & Prose by Mark Cayou
We recently did a cross-promotional post with a couple of sites, one was a writing site called TheProse.com, and the other was a publishing site called ... to the two drops family with some excellent poetry and prose.
- WWE Raw results, recap: Brock Lesnar teases leaving WWE after SummerSlam
Matt and Jeff took turns landing a Twist of Fate on Scott Dawson before Jeff jumped off of Matt's back to hit a Poetry in Motion off the stage onto ... He's a lot like this town -- sad and pining for glory days that are never, never coming back."
- Adam Bojelian: Paralysed schoolboy who gained international acclaim for his poetry dies
A paralysed schoolboy celebrated around the world for his poetry which he created by blinking has died, it emerged today. Adam Bojelian, 15, was born with cerebral palsy and lost all ability to move his body at just ten months old.