Poetry

Titilope Sonuga named ninth Edmonton poet laureate

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Links Music Local arts Books Author of the article: Griwkowsky Fish Release date : June 22, 2021 • 17 minutes ago • 4 minutes to read • Join the conversation Titilope Sonuga is Edmonton’s ninth Poet Laureate, effective July 1. Photo provided /jpg The opinions and recommendations are …

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Can geometry be as moving as poetry?

[ad_1] SHAPEThe hidden geometry of information, biology, strategy, democracy and everything in betweenBy Jordan Ellenberg Some of us have a certain ‘eat your veg’ sense of geometry; that it is a necessary evil to be successful in school. “Shape” is Jordan Ellenberg’s 400-page counter-argument. For Ellenberg, geometry is like poetry: …

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author of Torrington publishes his first book of poetry | New

[ad_1] TORRINGTON – Town resident Patricia Mason-Martin, author of six non-fiction books, has released her first comprehensive book of poetry. The 105-page collection, titled “In Venice, I Could Sing,” contains 46 original poems and is published by Local Gems Press. The publisher, based in Long Island, NY, has published poets …

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A daring rock icon, a poet, a beloved brother

[ad_1] Few rock ‘n’ roll legends have had such a lasting impact over generations as Jim Morrison, whose death 50 years ago next month at age 27 made him an even greater cultural icon than when he was alive. Yet while his six-year tenure as a deep-voiced frontman in The …

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How to order Gangasnan of poetry

[ad_1] An op-ed in the June issue of Gujarat Sahitya Akademi official spokesperson Shabdsrushti created a massive uproar in the literary world of Gujarat. Intellectuals across Gujarat took offense. More than 150 intellectuals in Gujarat issued a joint statement condemning the editorial by Akademi President Vishnu Pandya and calling for …

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The poetry-loving cook who nourished the soul of Detroit

[ad_1] To celebrate June 15 this week, Gastro Obscura and guest editor Michael Twitty share stories of food and liberation in black history. In the sweltering summer of 1967, Detroit had reached a breaking point. Growing racial tensions, socioeconomic disparities and growing allegations of police misconduct have resulted in the …

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Athens Poet Laureate Unveils New Collection of Poetry | New

[ad_1] The Athens poet laureate is releasing a new collection of her poems, available from a small regional vendor, she announced Monday. “Zero, a Door” is the latest project from Athens Poet Laureate, Wendy McVicker. McVicker told The Athens Messenger that her new project is a collection of landscape poetry …

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Dogri Sanstha highlights the works of veteran Dogri poets

[ad_1] Excelsior correspondentJAMMU, June 13: Continuing its effort to introduce the younger generation to the poetic works of seasoned Dogri writers, Dogri Sanstha Jammu organized an online poetry recitation program.During the program, the poetry of veteran Dogri writers Prof Ramnath Shastri, Parmanand Almast, Kehri Singh Madhukar, Vedpal Deep and Yash …

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Paddle Poetry in Motion: the Kalleq revisited by Gearlab Outdoors

[ad_1] Greenland style paddle, Kalleq 2021 version – “White Matrix” 1.1mm thick, cuts through water – Kalleq With the revamped Kalleq, Gearlab Outdoors continues to blend art and science to distill the ultimate paddling experience. TAIPEI CITY, TAIWAN, June 13, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – The Kalleq, Gearlab Outdoor’s flagship paddle in …

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Castium Revelio: British comedy and American poetry

[ad_1] Welcome to this week’s Casting News! Following last week’s superhero action, this week we bring you news of an upcoming limited series for Dan Fogler, an exciting role for Harry Melling, and a new trailer starring Jim Broadbent. Are you ready to get started? Castium Revelio! The first of …

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On mourning, love and poetry

[ad_1] Jim and Betty Fisher pictured outside Rose Cottage in the Sun in 2009Monkfish Brundle CW: Mourning and bereavement mentions. Mourning is a strange and callous creature. This year, my two grandparents on my mother’s side passed away. My grandparents, Jim and Bem, lived full and long lives and were …

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A fictional critic and a widowed poet start over

[ad_1] If you need to catch up with the story, Click here. Rebecca rarely felt anything in her stomach other than hunger. She didn’t worry like most people occasionally did. When Patrick and Gerald had both been in love with her, in high school, when she was convinced that she …

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Banbridge Poet conjures up a prepared dish of poetry

[ad_1] “I’ve been working on it for 38 years,” says Banbridge poet Colin Hassard of his first collection of poetry, The age of microwave dinner. Renowned for its thought-provoking work, this word cookbook explores where we are as a society, as well as the universal themes of grief, family, relationships …

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Rita Wong: A Poet’s Call to Environmental Action

[ad_1] These days Rita Wong does not write poetry. Poetry came to him in waves at different times in his life, which befits a poet who has written so much on water. His next selected works, Current, Climate: The poetry of Rita Wong (Wilfrid Laurier University Press), edited by Nicholas …

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Poetry corner for June 5 and 6 | News, Sports, Jobs

[ad_1] SUBSCRIBE TO CONTINUE Subscribed to printing? Register for full access! Please sign up for as low as 36 cents per day to continue browsing our website. Unlimited access to all stories from nashuatelegraph.com on your computer, tablet or smartphone. Go to nashuatelegraph.com, view our digital edition, or use our …

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Watsonville Library sponsors first-ever Poet Laureate program

[ad_1] Share Tweeter Share Share E-mail WATSONVILLE—When Alicia Martinez first accepted the position of Acting Library Director for the Watsonville Public Library, one of her goals was to provide the town with a Poet Laureate program. Those plans began on Tuesday: The library kicked off a nomination period, which will …

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Woods Road celebrates National Poetry Month

[ad_1] Throughout the month of April, Woods Road Elementary School in North Babylon celebrated National Poetry Month with a series of activities. Students read a gallery of poems that were displayed in the hallway of the building and participated in “Poem In Your Pocket Day” by reading poems aloud to …

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Poet Joy Harjo: ‘Remake Our World’

[ad_1] Speaking to the graduates gathered in person at Smith’s Indoor Track and Tennis Center for Smith’s 143rd start on Sunday, Harjo shared some of his poetry, touching on the themes of connection, gratitude and healing. “Let your moccasin feet take you to the encampment of the keepers who knew …

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EPIC Poetry Group: Poet’s Corner – Secrets, What I Saw, Rebirth

[ad_1] Here is the latest opus from Poet’s Corner, presented by EPIC Poetry Group based in Edmonds. SECRETS Contemplate a poemon secretsand how they hold usbreathless, sometimes sadbut above all responsibleby their force. I host an old secrethidden deep insideso painfulI can hardly breathe.Personal, my version of disgraceand I want …

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Shepherd University presents poet Annie Kim | Culture & Leisure

[ad_1] The Shepherd University’s Society for Creative Writing in the Department of English and Modern Languages ​​features award-winning poet Annie Kim in the latest installment in the At Home with Poetry series. Kim is a poet, lawyer and violinist. His books are “Eros, Unbroken” (2020), winner of the Washington Prize …

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The library launches the poets laureates program

[ad_1] The Watsonville Public Library will begin accepting nominations for the new Poet Laureate program starting Tuesday. The aim is to elevate the art of poetry in the city and help celebrate the literary arts, according to a library announcement Wednesday. Applications are accepted online at https://bit.ly/345sIqL, at the library, …

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Ramdhari Singh Dinkar: Desi languages ​​are reborn poetically among the young people of the pandemic

[ad_1] For 20-year-old Sourabh Das, returning to his hometown of Kolkata has been very enriching. During the first lockdown in 2020, he unearthed a collection of Bengali anthologies in his late grandfather’s study. The collection had Kazi Nazrul Islam’s Bidrohi, Bhangar Gaan, Dhumketu, and Daridroto, From Sukanta Bhattacharya Chharpatra, Mithe-Kadha, …

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Montana Bookshelf: fiction, documentary and poetry for May | Books

[ad_1] The authors are Elise Atchison, Rick Bass, Todd Burritt, Tom Campbell, Lyn Dalebout, Matt Daly, Joanne Dornan, Gary Ferguson, Matt Hart, Geneen Marie Haugen, Susan Marsh, Craig Mathews, Arthur Middleton, Doug Peacock, Karen Reinhart, Kelsey Sather, Jack Turner, Rebecca Watters, Tina Welling, Marylee White, Connie Wieneke, Todd Wilkinson and …

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Myanmar poets killed after coup

[ad_1] On March 4, her sister received a summons from the police to the Monywa morgue. She identified her brother’s body, Ms. Khin Sandar Win said. A bullet hole pierced his left temple. A long gash ran across his chest. The family wondered if the gash indicated that his internal …

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Lima presents the first poet laureate

[ad_1] LIMA – The Lima City Council, in partnership with Art / Space Lima, presented the first official poet laureate in the city’s history during its council meeting on Monday evening. Lima asked longtime resident and educator Timothy Cheeseman to be the city’s leader in creative writing and poetry. Cheeseman …

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The UC Davis program debuted the national youth poet

[ad_1] Self-doubt nearly kept Carmichael’s Alexandra Huynh from entering the high school classroom where a UC Davis program offered students the opportunity to present their poetry. While a student at Mira Loma high school, Huynh had not yet given a public voice to her poems. But a phone call to …

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Tennessee teenager to compete in national poetry competition finals

[ad_1] Battle Ground Academy junior Kendall Grimes has reached the final of Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation competition that draws students from across the country. After successfully completing her school and national competitions, then the 2021 national semifinals, the two-time champion of the state of Tennessee will compete …

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the elusive poet Ethna MacCarthy

[ad_1] Following our fascinating dive into the Irish Times archives, poetry critic Maria Johnston writes about the archival discoveries she made as she went in search of the elusive Irish poet and physician Ethna MacCarthy (a remarkable woman for her time, who died on this subject in 1959) and reflects …

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POETRY: A NEW LANGUAGE, A NEW DICTION – Journal

[ad_1] Writing in October 1942, Faiz Ahmed Faiz complained in a critical essay that the new poetry was difficult to understand because the symbolism it used was alien to our poetic tradition, and cited a line from Miraji as an example. The same debate is repeated every time traditionalists confront …

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Clark County’s New Poet Laureate Keeps It Real

[ad_1] He’s a man of words – they’re even inked on his knuckles – so it’s only fitting that he’s now surrounded by them. That’s why he’s here. It’s a Friday afternoon and Sin to Your Wishes is being courted at the Sunrise Library. He came here as a child, …

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Greek President pays tribute to national poet Dionysios Solomos

[ad_1] The President of the Hellenic Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, honored the Greek national poet Dionysios Solomos, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution. The ceremony at the National Garden of Athens took place under the auspices of the Hellenic National Commission for UNESCO. “I imagine him, …

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Urdu poet Tarannum Riyaz dies of Covid | Delhi News

[ad_1] New Delhi: Urdu poet, critic and author Tarannum Riyaz died in a Delhi hospital on Thursday due to Covid-19. Her husband, Riyaz Punjabi, a former vice-chancellor of the University of Kashmir, died in the city last month. Born in Srinagar in 1960, she was a fiction writer, critic and …

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Red Cup Rebellion enters the game of poetry

[ad_1] Last week, those of us living in Very Online Life â„¢ were surprised to find that a new touch of culture and sophistication would arrive at online retailers and select bookstores in certain geographic pockets of Mississippi. Thanks to the vigilance of Red Cup contributor and online mogul Mr. …

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The dancer and the poet

[ad_1] Block Club Chicago’s “It’s All Good” podcast released with episode 5! The episode’s title is “The Dancer and the Poet,” and it focuses on Chicago’s teens finding creativity and community during the pandemic. Jessica Romero and Jackie Gaytan created the 8Teenth Hip-Hop group so that teens can experience competitive …

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Library hosts poetry night with poet laureate from Maine

[ad_1] Stuart kestenbaum Photo added Camden Public Library and the Stewardship Education Alliance are planning to host Maine Poet Laureate Stuart Kestenbaum at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 27, for a special evening of poetry. The event will kick off a two-week “Poetry on Windows” (POW!) Celebration in downtown Camden. …

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Voices of poetry to be played online | Culture & Leisure

[ad_1] On Wednesday, Sturgis Library hosts Voices of Poetry, an online reading event with Mary Buchinger, Eileen Cleary, Jeannette de Beauvoir and Richard Hoffman, May 26 at 18 hours. The event will take place on Zoom and is free and open to everyone. Mary Buchinger is the author of six …

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