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- Tagore, Revisited
Arguably one of the best-known works of inarguably the best-known literary and artistic figure to emerge out of India, Rabindranath Tagore, the lofty and inspirational poem represents the Nobel Laureateâ€™s idealistic vision of what a free India ought to ...
- Poetry nets Sender second place prize
She said the free verse poem is the best one she has written so far ... She likes to write fantasy and fiction stories, but obviously she enjoys writing poetry as well. â€œI like how I can express different things,â€ she said. McKenna was not expecting ...
- Google dedicates its doodle to Ghalib to mark his 220nd b'day
His contributions to Urdu poetry and prose were not fully appreciated in his lifetime, but his legacy has come to be widely celebrated, most particularly for his mastery of the Urdu ghazal (amatory poem)," the blog post added.(ANI)
- Man Booker Shortlist Is Half American
â€œThe tale is told in vivid language whose poetry survives even its last dark catastrophe, with no punches pulled,â€ said one judge, the artist Tom Phillips. â€¢ Mr. Saunders, a famed writer of short stories, for his first novel, â€œLincoln in the Bardo ...
- Ingram Taps Stephen Sparks to Write New Poetry Newsletter
Ingram Content Group announces the launch of a newsletter, Little Infinite, focused on highlighting poetryâ€™s hottest titles, excerpts, publisher profiles and all things poetic. Ingram tapped seasoned poetry writer and bookseller, Stephen Sparks, to ...
- Poetry: The Black Carâ€™s Retreat
from the edge of upturned grasses. Jean Oâ€™Brienâ€™s new and selected Fish on a Bicycle (Salmon) was published last year.
- Danez Smith delivers resonant poetry
As the night progressed, we flitted from easily digestible, all-too relatable identity crisis pieces to a series of poems on sex positivity and finally politically-infused introspections. At one point Smith turned JFKâ€™s â€œask what you can do for your ...
- Feature: Peasant woman's lust for life and poetry
Bai's fleeting time on national TV has inspired the nation. Bai, born into a poor family in Nanhe County in the city of Xingtai, became interested in classical poetry when she was a teenager. "I was caring for my younger brother who had a brain tumor.
- Poetry Unchained: Creating catalysts for young minds
In this episode of Poetry Unchained, host Shaneen Harris is joined by youth Chariel Henson and Toni Harper from Emmanuel Christian Academy and Sowande from Akron Digital Academy. They discuss their sources of artistic inspiration. Sowande shares how his ...
- Art Industry News: Palestinians Protest Banksyâ€™s â€˜Street Partyâ€™ Over Use of Children + More Must-Read Stories
An actor dressed up as Queen Elizabeth and Palestinian children from the al-Aida refugee camp attend ... Head to MoMA PS1 this Sunday for film, poetry, performances, discussion, and music programs that celebrate the legacy of New Yorkâ€™s alternative ...
- Richard Lloyd Parry: By the Book
The books beside my bed are like the expensive, and suspiciously unsullied, pair of running shoes in the cupboard: an aspiration, and a symbol of the man I would like to be rather than the one I truly am. Iâ€™ve got the â€œCollected Poemsâ€ of W.
- A Safer Home for Dangerous Plays
Established as a repertory company devoted to neglected classics, it evolved into a forum for new plays ... sprawling work that borrows from Afropunk, epic poetry and classic Westerns and includes some disturbing scenes of violence.
- Special table of poetry at book sale
and kindly remembered the Friends of the Cedaredge Library with the donation of her extensive book collection for the group's sale. Martin was an accomplished poet, and many of her books are poetry collections. The spring book sale is set for Saturday ...
- DARK Poetry Contest (Winner gets poem made into film)
Deadline February 15th. Submit a poem thatâ€™s about something DARK and get it made into a movie. Accepting any poetry in any genre or length thatâ€™s about DARKNESS in any way. All poems will be posted on this network. Over 95,000 unique visitors a day.
- POETRY: MY EXIT POEM
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