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- State Poet Twyla Hansen - NET Website
NET WebsiteState Poet Twyla HansenNET WebsiteAbout halfway through her stint at Nebraska state poet, Twyla Hansen continues to travel Nebraska, sharing her poetry and her love of writing with a variety of audiences. Hansen was named to a five-year term as Nebraska's state poet by Gov.and more »
- Poetry Reading w/ Kim Addonizio and Alexis Orgera
Poet and novelist Kim Addonizio is the author of six poetry collections, two novels, two story collections, and two books on writing poetry. Alexis Orgera is the author of two books of poems, How Like Foreign Objects and Dust Jacket.
- National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Hosts Spoken Word Poetry YouTube Competition
(LAS VEGAS)â€” The Western Folklife Center and its 30 th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering today announced the launch of a spoken word poetry competition, Expressing the Rural West: Poetry of the Next Generation, on YouTube.com. Poets between the ages of 18 ...
- New titles released for Book Month
The three-day fair includes 20 stalls of secondhand books from bookstores. Vietnamese poetry books and novels, history books and foreign literary works are featured, as well as exhibitions on southern Vietnamese literary works in the 1930-1945 period.
- Found Poetry Challenge offered in Castine - Penobscot Bay Press
Found Poetry Challenge offered in CastinePenobscot Bay PressThe Castine Arts Association, in partnership with the Wilson Museum and Witherle Memorial Library, is sponsoring a Found Poetry Challenge for all reading and writing ages beginning July 1 with a submission deadline of Friday, August 19; the arts ...
- SPRING ARTS 2017: Books â€” Gays at home
If youâ€™re a poetry fan, â€œNew American Best Friendâ€ by Olivia Gatwood (Button Poetry, March 28), is a stunning celebration of contemporary womanhood, gender and sexuality by one of the most venerated young poets and queer writers in America.
- Chris Townsend
He holds a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of Cambridge, and his academic interests lie in British Romantic poetry. His is Online Editor for King's Review magazine. You can find him on Twitter @marmeladrome.
- â€˜All options are openâ€™, Nirav Modi had said on taking bank loans
During an interview with news agency Reuters in November, Modi discussed his love for art, poetry and paintings ... As recently as last month, he was at the World Economic Forum in Davos. He was part of a group photograph with Prime Minister Narendra ...
- Listen to Philip Larkin read his melancholic poem Aubade
Here is a recording of Larkin reading his poem Aubade â€“ take a listen. I work all day, and get half-drunk at night. Waking at four to soundless dark, I stare. Philip Larkin: Ten miserable quotes to mark his new memorial in Poets' Corner Famous non ...
- Disability Awareness Month Schedule Features Poetry Slam Champion, Highlights Accommodation and Action
On Tuesday, Oct. 31, a Forum for Inclusion and Understanding ... PHOTO CAPTION: College National Poetry Slam champion Neil Hilborn will visit Ferris State University as one of the presenters during Disability Awareness Month, this October.
- Cowboy Poets Ramble Back To Golden
Since 1989, the annual Colorado Cowboy Poetry Gathering has celebrated the music, stories and poetry of cowboy heritage in a weekend of fun at the American Mountaineering Museum, 710 10th St. in Golden. Events this year take place Jan. 19-21. "Cowboy ...
- Velvetine Velour
romantic and erotic beyond anything you could compare it to oh now and I fancy her, I fancy you and I fancy that too, whoa and it sure feels so damn good, and even then once more, on the bed, in the floor oh what a feeling, oh what a feeling all over ...
- 11 essential works of Philly literature for Black History Month
What seemed to be missing were selections from the other parts of the humanities â€” namely, poetry and prose that speaks to black history in Philly. Billy Penn reached out to author and Penn English Professor Lorene Cary, educator and Philadelphia Black ...
- Eimear & Simon
and a band he put together for the wedding, including String & Tonic, playing Chuck Berryâ€™s â€œNever Can Tell.â€ Eimears sister Aine also read a lovely poem by John Oâ€™Donohue and brother Conor was the ring bearer and sister Shauna signed the registrar ...
- If you thought Trumpâ€™s speech was â€˜Presidential,â€™ you probably loved Scar the Lionâ€™s
â€œâ€˜This great city. It will endure. Gotham will survive. Thatâ€™s poetry, Carl.â€ â€œPresidential.â€ Sarumanâ€™s Speech to the Uruk-Hai: â€œThis had a real lyrical quality and inspirational tone that has been absent from other Uruk-Hai speeches, which ...