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- Celebrating US-Nepal friendship
The event featured live graffiti art, musical performances, break dance, skate board stunts and slam poetry. Musical performances by Kanta ... of Nepali artists reflects the strength of friendship between the US and Nepal,â€ said Tristram Perry, public ...
- 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.
- April is Month of the Military Child
Senator Franken's poetry contest All students in Minnesota (grades K-12 ... work on team building and connect with other teens with parents in the military. The event is free, but space is limited. Register at www.jointservicesupport.org/event.
- VIDEO: Bill Murray Performs Poetry, Blasts T-Shirts Into LATE SHOW Audience
Prior to that, Colbert spent eight years as a correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" as an on-air personality and writer of news satire for the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series.
- Birmingham Community Calendar
This month the Baldwin Library is hosting two programs to commemorate Black History Month. On Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m., the library will host a poetry reading and roundtable discussion with local writers. Poet and teacher Deonte Osayande, along with ...
- Celebrating twenty years of Picador Poetry
Picador Poetry Editor, Don Paterson, on celebrating two decades of the finest contemporary poetry. I hope youâ€™ll join us in celebrating our twentieth anniversary, now that two decades have passed since we published our first book, Robin Robertsonâ€™s A ...
- Teen Suspended For Anti-Bullying Video, But OK With Paying Price
The 16-year-old Lebanon High School sophomore was suspended after posting an anti-bullying video that gained online traction, officially because her five-minute slam poetry video ... Increasing rates of teen suicide are startling. The federal Centers ...
- Carr publishes first book of poems to help with depression, anxiety
Her poems also reflect her emotions through her motherâ€™s diagnosis with leukemia in April 2010 and her death that November. â€œI donâ€™t always get to choose what my poems are going to be about,â€ Carr said. â€œThey just happen.â€ Although the poems ...
- My Playlist: Kiran Ahluwalia on her personal tastes from Rush to Tinariwen
Growing up in Delhi, India she studied Indian classical music -- in particular a song form called ghazal, based on Urdu poetry. When her family moved to Toronto, Ahluwalia immersed herself in all-things Canadian -- including the rock band, Rush.
- Celebrate Poetry Month With These Captivating Reads
Parents have long enjoyed nursery rhymes and finger plays with our toddlers, but how can we continue to explore rhythm, rhyme, and language with our children as they grow? These ten poetry anthologies and picture books are a great place to start.
- Tonight. - Poem by Oualid Alamghouz
Try so hard also do not. I feel you tonight and I will be feeling you tomorrow. May God separates you with your friend. You, who separated me with mine. To see your friend with your enemy passing by. I will take comfort in this and continue the road of life.
- Unhealthy Love
Socialite, Series of the Year, original Artwork/Artist and Spoken Poetry. Learn who was awarded an honorary award of Humanitarian of the Year and more
- Vancouver's Jordan Abel wins Griffin Poetry Prize
TORONTO - Jordan Abel was awarded the $65,000 Griffin Poetry Prize on Thursday night, which he viewed as a victory for all individuals who battle back against appropriation. The Nisga'a writer was named the Canadian recipient of the lucractive literary ...
- Ledbury Poetry Festival launches Â£5k prize for second collections
Without the exposure needed to sell copies, low sales can impact directly on poetsâ€™ publishing prospects for the future." Chloe Garner, Ledbury Poetry Festival director, said: â€œPoets at second collection stage genuinely need recognition and encouragement.
- Betty Griffin Center announces winners of calendar, poetry contest
Judges helped The Betty Griffin Center go through hundreds of entries from students in the St. Johns County School District to select winners in the 2018 Day Without Violence Art and Poetry Contest. â€œWe received more than 1,400 entries, representing ...