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- PrÃ©vert, Piano and Poetry (Season 2)
The Season 2 of the â€œPRÃ‰VERT, PIANO & POETRYâ€ concert-show entitled â€œWhich romantic are you?â€ is running from December 2017 to April 2018 in 13 European countries as well as in Canada.
- It happened one night
Pritam, a popular figure among the Lahore literarati, met Ludhianvi in 1944 at a mushaira (an Urdu poetry gathering) in Preet Nagar, a village between Delhi and Lahore. She was already married to Pritam Singh since 1935. And Ludhianvi was becoming famous ...
- One month in and Trumpâ€™s poetry has turned into prose
It is often said that American presidents campaign in poetry and govern in prose. Pre-election, they offer striking visions of what they will achieve, as if they were absolute monarchs. But in the real world, politics is the art of the possible and ...
- Dominic Lever and Jessica Shears have sex as Love Island finally gets X-ratedâ€¦ after getting her into bed with a POEM
Devon girl Jess vowed she would not have sex on national television before hearing Dom's romantic poem about her birthday celebrations She told Manchester-born Dom: â€œYouâ€™re not getting me naked ever. My knickers will remain firmly on. True story.â€
- â€œHeartbeat of my nationâ€
As an afterthought, Clark included a second, much-shorter manuscript â€” a deeply personal but wry combination of straightforward autobiographical prose and poetry about loss, identity, race and culture. The Wisconsin Historical Society Press passed on the ...
- Ramadan 1438/2017: Black Muslims Reflect on the Qurâ€™an â€“ Juzâ€™ 19
With mosque arsons, armed protests and attacks on our most vulnerable Black Muslim women, the verses in Juzâ€™ 19 provide a needed grounding in sacred history. The Qurâ€™an chapters â€œThe Standard,â€ â€œThe Poetsâ€ and the â€œAntâ€ were all revealed ...
- David Grossman Joins Musical Supergroup in a Rock nâ€™ Roll Commentary on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Across the Atlantic, the venerable Christian Broadcasting Network gave produced In Our ... Towards the end of his remarks, though, he segued into poetry, riffing on Hatikvah, the national anthem, and its dreams of being a free nation.
- Mumbai bids adieu to teacher, poet Eunice de Souza
For friends, colleagues, writers and poets, the funeral of 77-year-old Eunice de Souza marked the passing of a woman who cast a formidable shadow over Indian literature. De Souza, poet, novelist, critic, columnist and anthologist, headed the collegeâ€™s ...
- World Poetry Day 2015
â€œA poet's work . . . to name the unnamable, to point at frauds, to take sides, start arguments, shape the world and stop it from going to sleep.â€ - Salman Rushdie ...
- 2017 Poetry Super Highway Poetry Contest
Itâ€™s our twentieth annual Poetry Contest featuring cash prizes and 48 sponsors whoâ€™ve donated 95 additional prizes. Last year we were able to send every contest entrant a prize for participating and weâ€™re hoping to do the same this year.
- â€˜Kali:â€™ A Poem on Having Dark Skin
When I was 5, my father told me to stay under a roof, lest the evil, evil hands of the sun touch my skin. When I was 10, my mother discreetly replaced my Pears soap bar with a foul blend of turmeric, milk, and wilfulness, to be refilled every morning.
- Yevgeny Yevtushenko: The Siberian Cowboy Poet
He was known for his brightly colored clothing, his bombastic delivery, and his teen-idol-like effect on the women in the audience at the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada. Yevtushenko died on April 1, 2017, in Tulsa, where heâ€™d been a ...
- One poet's take on translating news of the world for her kids
Now, if you have kids in your life, think about how you talk to them about ... and how her own education in Jordan gave her a well of Arabic poetry to draw on. She reads poems "Again and Again" (quoted above) and "Copybooks" from her new collection ...
- Read Neil Gaimanâ€™s Poem â€œHouseâ€
In honor of Neil Gaimanâ€™s birthday, weâ€™re pleased to reprint his poem â€œHouse,â€ acquired for Tor.com by consulting editor Ellen Datlow and originally published on the site in April 2013. but no-one will see me, no-one would look. And no-one would ...
- Library celebrates 'Friendship Month'
According to the announcement: For the month of February read a book on friendship and create a drawing, short story or poem about what friendship means to you and receive a prize! We will display your work on our Friendship Wall. Not sure what to read?