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- 'The Moth' to wrangle authentic Old West stories at cowboy poetry event in Nevada
Thatâ€™s where the 33rd National Cowboy Poetry Gathering is under way this week with stories ... Tickets to individual shows cost $20 to $35; check availability online or by calling before you go. Bear in mind: Itâ€™s cold in Elko at this time of year.
- Yosemite National Park and The Ansel Adams Gallery to Sponsor 7th Annual Gateway Expressions Student Art and Poetry Contest
September 25, 2017 - Yosemite National Park and Ansel Adams Gallery announce the seventh annual Gateway Expressions Student Art, Photography and Poetry Contest. The Gateway Expressions Student Art and Poetry Contest celebrate the creativity of youth in ...
- Teenagers in Md. create a pop-up museum to explain their lives, struggles
The museum includes a forest of six-word poems and a basement called â€œthe tunnel of teen ... so there might be no â€˜kingâ€™ or â€˜queenâ€™] â€œWhen my parents heard about it and their friends, they were very excited,â€ said Malaika Bhayana, 16, a ...
- â€˜Red Turtle,â€™ â€˜Big Bad Fox,â€™ â€˜My Life as a Zucchiniâ€™ Vie for Best Director at First European Animation Awards
Michael Dudok de Witâ€™s â€œThe Red Turtle,â€ â€œThe Big Bad Fox & Other Tales,â€ directed by Benjamin Renner and Patrick Imbert, and Claude Barrasâ€™ â€œMy Life as a Zucchini ... for its Roald Dahlâ€™s poem reprises of traditional fairy tales.
- A poem for Sioux Falls, from a refugee
Wilson Kubwayo, an inspirational speaker and Washington High School graduate ... I thought it would be nice to share a poem Kubwayo emailed me earlier this week. He performed the poem Friday at a monthly open mic he hosts at The Bakery.
- Indian journalistâ€™s poetry book to be released at Sharjah International Book Fair
Dubai: Dubai-based Indian journalist Ismail Meladi's collection of poems in English, "The Migrant Sandstones", will be released at the Sharjah International Book Fair tonight (Friday). Veteran Arab poet Dr Shihab Ghanem will launch the book by giving a ...
- Poetry, change, and community
In that first year, Ms. Shivdasani organized two events: a workshop for tribal children, and a multilingual poetry reading on the theme of peace. From the second year on, the event has shifted base to the Kitab Khana bookstore in Fort, where it is ...
- Read these poetry postcards from immigrants, refugees and others touched by migration
Through a program it calls â€œTraveling Stanzas,â€ the center has disseminated the poetry of local refugee and immigrant children and adults by putting up posters on public transportation, and also posting videos of those poems online. Meanwhile ...
- Annual poetry series to feature four writers
Her book â€œWords of a Prairie Alchemistâ€ was designated a 2007 Notable Book by the State Library of Kansas, and she is co-publisher of Mammoth Publications, an independent literary press specializing in indigenous and Mid-Plains poetry and prose.
- 29 Incredible William Arthur Ward Quotes
William Arthur Ward is considered to be one of the most quoted writers of inspirational maxims in the United States. With more than a hundred articles, poems, and meditations written by Ward, here is a look at some of the most notable William Arthur Ward ...
- Field Library Announces Six Programs For April Vacation Week
Story Quilts â€“ Tuesday, April 11 at 11:30 am Families are invited to celebrate the work of award-winning illustrator/author Faith Ringgold, known for her inspirational story ... can participate in a workshop of poetry games that makes poetry writing ...
- Source Weekly Poetry Contest Winners
or the Inaugural Source Weeklyâ€™s 2017 Poetry Contest, we challenged local poets to send us their works in one of two categories: focused on the topic of growth, or in the â€œopenâ€ category. Scores of poets submitted more than 260 poems, which were ...
- Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo's death sparked an outpouring of grief online. Then came the censors
They blocked flickering candle emojis, the letters RIP and LXB, and the dates â€œ1955-2017,â€ the years of Liuâ€™s birth and death. They removed poems by Liu and Liu Xia; photos of the South African revolutionary Nelson Mandela, who won a Nobel Peace ...
- It's a limerick writer's defining moment
Chris Strolin was teasing English buffs in an online forum years ago when he said the dictionary should ... "The limerick is probably the most reader friendly of all types of poetry. It's also one of the easiest forms of poetry to write."
- Black Mental Wellness Weekend in Chicago aims to open dialogue, provide accessibility
Compared to the general population, African-American people are 20 percent more likely to experience ... health through artistic expression at this open mic with spoken word, poetry and music.