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- Meet Omar Offendum, the rapper who blends hip-hop with Arabic poetry
JEDDAH: Meet Omar Offendum, the rapper, poet and modern-day activist using his voice as his shield and armor. The Syrian-American father, husband and hip-hop enthusiast was born in Saudi Arabia, but raised in Washington, DC. Offendum uses his talent to ...
- The Poet Bao Phi, On Creating A 'Guidebook' For Young Asian-Americans
The book has a lot of poems ranging in subject from police brutality to the ... [It's about] whether or not I pass on the trauma of war down to my daughter, the lack of Asian-American history in American public schools, and you know, love and relationships.
- The River Bride, A 'Fairy Tale For Adults,' Opens at ATC This Weekend
Right before her sister Belmiraâ€™s wedding (to a man Helena feels was rightfully hers ... TreviÃ±o Orta has a background in poetry, and received a master of fine arts degree in writing at the University of San Francisco. After serving as the resident ...
- What poetry teaches
I find it difficult to convince friends â€“ or anyone â€“ that poetry is worth reading. But I mustnâ€™t exaggerate. It isnâ€™t so much that they dismiss poetry as not worth reading. It is more that in a world where time seems increasingly at a premium ...
- Black poetry forums - Verizon white pages - Jobs home
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- American Life in Poetry: 'The New Church'
It should be Terrapin Books, and the copyright date of her poem is 2015 ... We do not accept unsolicited submissions. American Life in Poetry is made possible by the Poetry Foundation (www.poetryfoundation.org), publisher of Poetry magazine.
- Poetry Out Loud finals set for Cheyenne
Each school champion will recite three poems. The state champion will receive $200 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C., to compete at the National Finals. The state championâ€™s school will receive a $500 stipend for the purchase of poetry books.
- 10 reasons this Icelandic music festival should be on your radar
Also from Iceland, you donâ€™t want to miss the exquisite SÃ³ley, experimental soundscape songwriter JFDR, the moody Goth-tinged MammÃºt and up-and ... from SteindÃ³r Andersen reciting RÃmur poetry set to the music of film composer Hilmar Ã–rn Hilmarsson ...
- The Poetry of Relationships
About The Poetry of Relationships: In The Poetry of Relationships ... they openly walk us through the many moments that love and life between couples brings. From the importance of Self Mastery, Effective Communication, and Emotional Intelligence, to ...
- The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Gabrielle Calvocoressi
The Rumpus Poetry Book Club chats with Gabrielle Calvocoressi about her new collection Rocket Fantastic, the fluid nature of gender, and the reader as collaborator with the text. This is an edited transcript of the book club discussion. Every month the ...
- RONDA RICH: The end of a great character
One of my favorite characters ever and one that readers have unfailingly enjoyed is my friend, Poet, the scion of a cotton family who speaks in lyrical tones and has always been interestingly unconventional. For Poet, life has never held rules. Let me clarify.
- German court upholds ban on poem mocking Turkey's Erdogan
The Hamburg court upheld its injunction issued in May banning re-publication of parts of the poem, which suggested the president engaged in bestiality and watched child pornography, which comedian Jan Boehmermann recited on television last March.
- Out Loud: A collection of spoken word poetry
I didnâ€™t write this book. I lived it. I breathed it. And more importantly, I said it all out loud. This book is a collection of poems and prose, a memoir, and a diary of sorts about the growing complexities of life seen through the eyes of a young woman.
- Langston Hughes Quotes And Poems: Black History Month Begins With Poet's Birthday
Every year since 1976, February has been nationally designated as a month to celebrate, honor and educate about black history in the United States. And every year, the month begins with Langston Hughesâ€™ birthday. â€œHold fast to dreams, for if dreams die ...
- Dickinson Poetry Series Features Mike Orlock
He won the Wisconsin Writers Association â€œJade Ringâ€ award in 2014 in the Free Verse category, and was awarded the MUSE prize for poetry from the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets in 2016. He is a member of the Unabridged poetry group in Door County.