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2 min ago | Asheville Citizen-Times
Local writers will again have the opportunity to hone their skills with UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program workshops in poetry and prose beginning in February.
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4 hrs ago | Tehran Times
Connections between the poetry of Hafez and psychiatry will be discussed during a session at the Book City Institute on Wednesday.
5 hrs ago | Duke City Fix
The JFK Memorial was dedicated July 8, 1966 and is located adjacent to Veteran's Memorial Park on Lewis Bay in Hyannis, Massachusetts.
9 hrs ago | The Gazette
Mary Szybist, alumna of the University of Iowa Writers' Workshop, received the 2013 National Book Award for poetry for her most recent collection, "Incarnadine."
10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Singer, poet, self-proclaimed shaman and 'Lizard King', exhibitionist and riotous drunk: The Doors' iconic frontman Jim Morrison would have celebrated his 70th birthday today .
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Singer Zhan Xiaoli and her band often perform at Beijing's Penghao Theatre, which she says has a reputation as a place for people who love artistic and original works.
Sewanee poet Wilmer Mills died of liver cancer in 2011 at the age of 41, only two months after his diagnosis.
If you're an A-list Hollywood actor you need to have a "thing"; something beyond being just really, really good looking.
Stephanie Brody-Lederman, "The Family Meal" . Speak, memory, and watch as poets, writers and historians struggle to capture with some measure of accuracy that intangible, shape-shifting - and ever unknowable? - phenomenon called "the past."
Hunger will have a voice Saturday night, and it will sound a lot like poetry. "Hunger is really a silent issue, especially for kids," said Devin Jones, 14, a freshman at Asheville High.
The Camden County Cultural and Heritage Commission at Camden County College is joining again with the Betty and Milton Katz Jewish Community Center to present the seventh annual The Gray in Between Black and White, an evening of poetry, music and culture.
This fascinating multi-layered exploration of people as "time beings," family alliances and stories, ancient history and traditions, along with modern hurdles make for a brilliant and thought-provoking adventure.
The New Hampton Historical Society in collaboration with The Gordon-Nash Library is sponsoring a month long focus of the English Romantic Period.
A postal worker, a secretary, a Philadelphia policeman and a nurse, all senior citizen retirees, captured the top four prizes Thursday in Berks Encore's annual Senior Poetry Contest.
Heroic in his deeds, graceful in his manner, sainted in his image, Nelson Mandela long served as both cause and muse in the entertainment community.