Poetry Newswire (Page 13)

Poetry Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Poetry. (Page 13)

Results 241 - 260 of 91,925 in Poetry

  1. Las Vegas book briefs for July 21-27, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... and Chuck Williams. School visits by some authors are planned on Oct. 14. The festival also plans a Spark! teen poetry writing and performance competition with entries due Sept. 30. Visit vegasvalleybookfestival.org . Summer reading: The Las ...


  2. Retelling of Homer's Iliad raises questions about war, storytellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Bangor Daily News

    ... mortals on the earth, the making of Achilles' shield and the final battle are mesmerizing, in part because of the poetry of the language. Leva not only makes joyful and mournful music on his instrument, he coaxes from the bass the sounds of war. ...


  3. Lifestyle | New Bookstore Bar, RiffRaff, Slated to Open in Providence this FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Go Local

    ... of specialty selection of drinks. The bookstore's emphasis will be on literary fiction, crime, social sciences, poetry, art and graphic novels. There will also be s children's section. Tom grew up in Connecticut and served in the Peace Corps before ...


  4. Poem of the Day: The Blackbird by Edwin MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Sunday Herald

    BLACKBIRDS haunt the pages of poetry. The contrast between their sometimes irascible behaviour and their peerless singing adds piquancy to the birds' interaction with their human listeners and observers.


  5. My dream of the tear-shaped carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | OpEdNews

    ... (Jungian background, shamanic practices, wilderness vision quests guided and facilitated); private practice; poetry coach; poet for Thiscantbehappening.net The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not ...


  6. Creator of Make Blackout Poetry to release book based on the projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    Local writer and artist John Carroll first came across blackout poetry in 2011 when he discovered the work of Austin Kleon on the internet. Kleon's book, Newspaper Blackout , is a series of art-meets-poetry pieces created by redacting words on a page with a marker, creating strings of poetry with the words left behind.


  7. Carrie Mae Weems to Helm Grace Notes: Reflections for Now at Yale RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Yale Repertory Theatre 's 2016-17 No Boundaries performance series begins with GRACE NOTES: REFLECTIONS FOR NOW, directed by Carrie Mae Weems, September 9 and 10 at 8PM at the University Theatre . Acclaimed photographer and video artist Carrie Mae Weems presents a powerful and provocative new work-rooted in poetry and her stunning projections and featuring music, song, and spoken word-that examines themes of social justice, race, and identity in the context of our historical moment.


  8. Salman Rushdie Tweets About Saul Alinsky And 'Lucifer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Crooks and Liars

    ... expect the Sarah Palin wing of the Republican Party (the only ones who showed up this year, notice) to understand poetry and literature and allusion and symbolism. They are brute force anti-intellectuals. But they are also haters in a long tradition ...


  9. Limerick's White House Poetry Circle has held its last sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Limerick's New 95FM

    ... Tom and Jerry's bar on Glentworth Street. Regular participant Mairtin O'Briain is hoping that the White House Bar's poetry links will be able to continue in the future... By using this site, you consent to accepting cookies that we place on your ...


  10. U of M to bring in Claudia Rankine and Marilynne Robinson this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Star Tribune

    ... a poet, the author of five collections, including "The Air Lost in Breathing," which won the Marianne Moore Prize for Poetry, and "Lampblack & Ash," winner of the Kathryn A. Morton Prize for Poetry. Rankine and Robinson will be in conversation on ...


  11. 5 things to do under $5: Night of Protest Poetry, Dollar Pool Night, Tampa Bay Home ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    1 A Night of Protest Poetry and Poetry of Witness: Florida's poet laureate, Peter Meinke, right, and other poets, spoken word artists and institutional leaders join Sunday for poetry readings, photo exhibits, music and live painting. The outpouring ...


  12. A fist is more powerful together: Spoken word that's shaping Indy activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Nuvo.net

    Like Audre Lord, Mariah Ivey's poetry "is not a luxury. It's an obligation," - and it could be how Indy tackles issues like police brutality and racism.


  13. Fire, Fire! The Challenges of "Kid Brain vs. Adult Brain"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Forward

    ... my experiences raising my son in Yiddish. Eventually, I settled on "Fayer" (Fire) by Leah Kapilowitz Hofman , whose poetry collection In Kinderland was the first volume of Yiddish children's literature ever to be published in America (in 1919). Here ...


  14. Find Out How to Fight Cancer by Reading About a SasquatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... at a very early age, writing her first story at age seven. Along with writing storybooks, she is an avid writer of poetry. She has received many accolades from fellow poets worldwide, has had several of her poems published in anthologies, and ...


  15. Israeli minister grills army radio over Palestinian poetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Daily Star

    Poem by mahmud darwish from the book "Mural," "O Death, wait until I pack my bag" in Neve Shalom cemetery. Photo: Dr. Avishai Teicher via Wikimedia Commons


  16. New president gives her first talk to John Clare societyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... Each schoolchild brought a turf along to a special outdoor service, when medals were presented to the winners of the poetry competition. The medals were donated by the late Peter Moyse, a photographer and founder member of the Society and a turf in ...


  17. Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 359Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Writer's Digest

    ... the first draft. Rather, it's an extension of the creation process! In the 48-minute tutorial video Re-creating Poetry: How to Revise Poems , poets will be inspired with several ways to re-create their poems with the help of seven revision filters ...


  18. Embroidery Meets Intersectionality for Miami Artist Nadia WolffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Miami New Times

    Born to Haitian parents and raised in Miami's melting pot, 18-year-old artist Nadia Wolff has come of age in a cultural milieu. Her unique experience and identity have informed her powerful, personal work, which concentrates on self-portraiture through embroidery, painting, and poetry.


  19. Six Most Fascinating Facts About New Dolphins Running Back Arian FosterRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... stakes fantasy sports. Foster was a philosophy major at the University of Tennessee and is an accomplished writer of poetry; yes, really . In 2015 Foster released a poem titled Where We Dwell that was accompanied by a short film. The poem ended up ...


  20. Patt Morrison asks: 'The Left Hand of Darkness' author Ursula K. Le GuinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... As Comic-Con begins yet another flashy fest, one of alternative fiction's true masters - author of children's books, poetry, novels and nonfiction - is shaping her forthcoming book, "Words Are My Matter." Worlds too are her subject matter, the deep ...