Poetry Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Clive Palmer headlines Queensland Poetry Festival with his published worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ABC News

    Member for Fairfax Clive Palmer will this weekend headline the Queensland Poetry Festival with poems from a book he wrote and published in the 1980s. The colourful politician and mining magnate has been invited by organisers of the Queensland Poetry Festival to present works from his book Dreams, Hopes, Reflections.


  2. Patti Smith Celebrates Electric Lady Studios' 45th Anniversary at Intimate NYC GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... also shared stories about various songs she performed, with her longtime backing band, and also recited some of her poetry. About Horses ' final tune, "Elegie," which she co-wrote with ex-boyfriend and late Blue Oyster Cult member Allen Lanier , ...


  3. Tracing Northwest Grit Through Richard Hugo's PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... teaching creative writing at the University of Montana. Nica Horvitz took photographs that are included, with Hugo's poetry, in the recording's liner notes. Unlike Hugo, Wayne Horvitz isn't a Northwest native; he and his wife, musician Robin ...


  4. Fresno Poet Laureate Lee Herrick: Reflections and a readingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Fresno Bee

    Fresno City College professor and poet Lee Herrick has been named Fresno Poet Laureate 2015-17. Herrick talks about what the appointment means to him and reads some of his poetry.


  5. Palmer the poet to reveal softer sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NEWS.com.au

    CLIVE Palmer is infamous for his bluster and combative style but the federal MP is about to put his warm, fuzzy side on public display. NOT many people would know Mr Palmer once penned a book of poetry that sold more than 10,000 copies and ranged over everything from romantic love to the injustices of South Africa's apartheid era.


  6. Commonwealth and Landmarks share - Dream' at EsplanadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Boston.com

    ... and Thisbe"; he wasn't needed, as a nearly full moon beamed down on the Esplanade. And the plot survived, if not the poetry, in what amounted to groundling theater. Every line was clearly delivered, but characterization tended to be excessive, ...


  7. Arts / Perils of a mazing artRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Canberra City News

    ... four of her star [] CANBERRA poet P.S. Cottier was a finalist in the 2015 Australian Catholic University Prize for Poetry, it was announced last night at ACU's Melbourne campus as part of the Melbourne Writer's Festival. The first prizewinner [] ...


  8. Kahlil Gibran: Humanity Through PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Edutopia

    As you picked up the newspaper or logged on to a news site this morning, you almost certainly saw the term "Middle East," probably detailing a crisis. Most readers understand that the term refers to the countries of southwestern Asia and North Africa.


  9. Bayside poet to read, sign at Left BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Republican Journal

    ... She writes she is letting go and "casting these poems upon the waters of readership to be read - or not." Meador's poetry celebrates the full span of her life including marriages, widowhood, a family of six children, 15 grandchildren and six ...


  10. Making Money on the StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Torontoist

    ... schtick comes to life on paper. Upon receiving a prompt from her audience (a title, first line or topic) she writes poetry that people can keep with them long after the festival is over. For Glick, professional street performers walk a line between ...


  11. The Art of LosingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Lookout Landing

    ... each one in your ear. In The Best Day The Worst Day , his book about life with Jane Kenyon, Donald Hall writes, "Poetry gives the reader not relief from grief but companionship in grief." Donald Hall and Jane Kenyon, life partners and poets who ...


  12. Houston's inaugural Youth Poet Laureate CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Examiner.com

    Do you have a budding writer, performer, or poet aged 14-19? If so you may want them to learn about the first-ever Youth Poet Laureate, Houston city-wide competition sponsored by Writers in the Schools and the Houston Public Library,in partnership with Urban Word NYC, the Academy of American Poets, Poetry Society of America, and PEN Center USA, and with support from Penmanship Books. The call/contest is open to all writers ages 14-19 committed to civic and community engagement, poetry and performance, human relations, diversity and education across Houston.


  13. Beyonders dona t like giving up controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Star Online

    ... he Browns enjoy reading, writing, music and anything Appalachian. Les is a potter while Joyce tries to write a bit of poetry. Visit the website at www.lesbrownsart.com.


  14. PoetryRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Boulder Weekly

    ... r of Bear Creek Haiku (26 years/127 issues) and an award-winning poet with hundreds of poems published worldwide. His poetry collection haiku tumbleweeds still tumbling is at Amazon.com, and he is online at bearcreekhaiku.blogspot.com.


  15. Table of Contents: Uncanny Magazine #6Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | SF Signal

    Editor Lynne M. Thomas has sent along the table of contents for the new issue of Uncanny , a bimonthly Magazine of Science Fiction and Fantasy, bringing you new fiction, poetry, articles, and interviews Podcast 6A Story- Paul Cornell- "Find a Way Home" as read by Erika Ensign Poem- Rose Lemberg- "A Riddler at Market" as read by Amal El-Mohtar Interview- Deborah Stanish Interviews Paul Cornell Podcast 6B Story- Keffy R. M. Kehrli- "And Never Mind the Watching Ones" as read by Amal El-Mohtar Poem- Amal El-Mohtar- "Biting Tongues" as read by the author Interview- Deborah Stanish Interviews Keffy R. M. Kehrli Kristin Centorcelli is the Associate Editor at SF Signal, proprietor of My Bookish Ways, a reviewer for Library Journal and Publisher's Weekly, and has also written for Crime Fiction Lover, Criminal Element, and Mystery Scene Magazine.


  16. Julian Bond: 'A warrior' who helped conquer hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Washington Blade

    ... be disappointed no matter how iconic they are. Yet, anyone who believes in justice, appreciates humor, and relishes poetry, would have loved to have a taken a selfie with Julian Bond, the civil rights leader, former NAACP chairman, marriage equality ...


  17. Inside Bill Murray's 'Secret' Love of PoetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | RollingStone

    In his youth, Bill Murray wrote poetry, although he's been wise enough not to share it with the world. "Everything rhymed," he's said of those juvenile efforts, a sentence halfway between a brag and a confession.


  18. City Lights' Lawrence Ferlinghetti takes vivid shape in new booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Los Angeles Times

    ... shows Ferlinghetti to be a man of the world, literally. It also underscores the expansive and multifold reach of poetry and the lives of poets as not just artists but emissaries. The volume records five decades of travel, across continents, through ...


  19. Kingsley Players to perform popular wartime songs at memorial walk fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Northwich Guardian

    ... to see the first rehearsal of the performance by the Kingsley Players, and it is really amazing," said Phil. "The poetry recital and concert will truly be a most enjoyable and memorable family event, and there will be a singalong at the end." ...


  20. Thursday Spotlight: Are you a poet and you know it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Parksville-Qualicum Beach News

    The third annual Ode To A Farmer Poetry Contest is now accepting submissions - and writers of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to enter. The contest is part of Farmers Appreciation Week held Sept.